Apply for Seafarer's Discharge Book (SDB)
About the service
This service allows customers to issue a seaman book / discharge book for seafarers working on commercial ships.
The required documents issued by approved authorities require a stamp, taking into consideration that the digital stamp is acceptable.
- A copy of the passport / family book / UAE identity card
- A copy of the seafarer certificates as applicable
- Medical fitness certificate
- Maritime safety certificate
- A letter from the operating company
- Personal Photograph
Video tutorial of applying for this service
2 working days
- Individuals (Citizen, Resident, Old Citizen, People of Determination)
- Business Sector
- Happiness Service Centers: According to the service center working hours
- Website: 24/7
Please check the user guide (PDF) for using the system in order to apply for the service.