Global Star Rating System for Services

Apply for Seafarer's Discharge Book (SDB) Renewal

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.

Required Documents

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 report for seafarers fit for work

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

Service Process

  • 1

    Application's Submission

  • 2

    Application Review

  • 3

    Payment of the fees

  • 4

    Transaction delivery

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

  • Number of transactions

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  • Service Type:

    G2B , G2G

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