Global Star Rating System for Services

Apply for Seafarer's Discharge Book (SDB) Renewal

About the service

This service allows customers to renew the seaman book / discharge book for seafarers working on commercial ships.

Service process

  • 1

    Application's Submission

  • 2

    Application Review

  • 3

    Payment of the fees

  • 4

    Transaction delivery

Required documents

  • A copy of the passport / family book / UAE identity card

  • A copy of the seafarer certificates as applicable

  • Medical report for seafarers fit for work

  • The original and copy of the Seafarer ID in case of renewal or modification of data

Expected time

2 working days

Service fees

  • 200 AED

Target audience

  • Business Sector
  • Individuals (Citizen, Resident, Old Citizen, People of Determination)

Service channels

  • Happiness Service Centers: According to the service center working hours
  • Website: 24/7

User guide

Please check the user guide (PDF) for using the system in order to apply for the service.

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  • Number of users

  • 1

    Number of transactions

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  • Service Type:

    G2B , G2G

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