Transport Malta Maritime
Ports and Yachting Directorate:
Transport Malta, through its Ports and Yachting Directorate, is responsible for regulating maritime leisure activities in the territorial and internal waters of Malta and is involved in the development and implementation of better organization of popular bays in Malta and Gozo.
Merchant Shipping Directorate:
Ship registration and the provision of all ancillary services is the responsibility of the Merchant Shipping, a body set up by an act of Parliament within the aegis of the Ministry responsible for maritime affairs.Besides providing ship and yacht registration services, the Merchant Shipping is also responsible for the regulation, control and administration of all matters related to merchant shipping, the certification of seafarers, the fostering of Maltas relations in international shipping fora, and the administration and implementation of international maritime conventions and agreements.
It has experienced significant and constant growth since inception and has now established itself amongst the largest registries in the world in terms of tonnage. The Merchant Shipping is now, more than ever, giving increasing and fundamental importance to safety of life at sea and the prevention of pollution from ships as well as compliance with international maritime conventions.
Merchant Shipping NoticesMS Notices Consolidated Version # | 15/03/2022 MS Notice 179 - Navigation in Black Sea region in view of the escalating situation #MS Notice 179 | 24/02/2022 MS Notice 178 Restrictive measures in response to the situation in Ukraine #MS Notice 178 | 24/02/2022 MS Notice 177 - Focused Inspection Campaign on Planned Maintenance at Australian Ports #177 | 28/12/2021 More Merchant Shipping notices
Notices to MarinersDeparture of Oil Rig "Key Singapore" #24 of 2022 | 12/05/2022 Windsurfing crossing from Malta to Pozzallo, Sicily - Italy #23 of 2022 | 11/05/2022 Cancellation of Notice to Mariners No 20 of 2022 - re - Merkanti Reef, East Cardinal Light UNLIT #22 of 2022 | 27/04/2022 Cancellation of Notice to Mariners No 17 of 2022 - re - Malta and Tunisia NAVTEX service is temporarily suspended #21 of 2022 | 25/04/2022 More notices to Mariners
DownloadsBasic Seamanship and Safe Boat Handling - Syllabus Application for temporary mooring permit SSR 085_APPLICATION FOR AN INSTRUCTOR NAUTICAL LICENCE SSR 087_APPLICATION FOR A NAUTICAL LICENCE ALL DOWNLOADS
Malta Transport Centre
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Tel: +356 21222203