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 # | 28/08/2018 MS Notice 170 - NON-CONVENTION VESSEL (NCV) CODE Rev.2 #MS Notice 170 | 14/04/2021 MS Notice 169 - DNV GL changes name to DNV #MS Notice 169 | 10/03/2021 MS Notice 168 - Promulgation of the Merchant Shipping (Training and Certification) (Amendment) Regulations #MS Notice 168 | 03/02/2021 More Merchant Shipping notices
Notices to MarinersFurther to Notice to Mariners No 09 of 2021 regarding AUV Survey in 2021 #14 of 2021 | 07/05/2021 Merkanti Reef, East Cardinal Light UNRELIABLE #13 of 2021 | 28/04/2021 SMART marine scientific survey #12 of 2021 | 19/04/2021 Cancel Notice to Mariners No. 53 of 2020 - re - Marsaxlokk Lighthouse, Dellimara Point - Light Unreliable #11 of 2021 | 15/04/2021 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