Guidelines for Application for exemption for Masters and endorsement of Certificate of Competency Deck-, Engine- and Electro-Technical Officer for non-EEA nationals

  • Published: 16/11/2016
  • Changed: 31/08/2017

  1. Application for exemption from the nationality requirement for Masters. The application shall contain the following information:
    • confirmation that you are applying for exemption from the nationality requirement
    • master's name and birth date
    • name of vessel(s) to which the exemption shall apply
    • information regarding whether a CRA shall be issued
    • company’s organisation number

  2. Completed application form for endorsement. The application shall include the following documentation:
    • completed application form if the application is sent by post or e-mail
    • copy of national STCW-certificate
    • completed course in Norwegian maritime legislation (NIS course). Master only.
    • completed declaration of competence form
    • passport photo

Application for exemption from the nationality requirement and endorsement can be registered electronic true Altinn or sent by post or e-mail.

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