Manual application for endorsement

  • Published: 07/06/2016
  • Changed: 17/01/2018

The Norwegian Maritime Authority recommends that you apply online. This ensures shorter processing time, and you may pay the application fee upon registration.

By applying online, you may choose to have a Certificate of Receipt of Application (CRA) issued automatically.

For Deck Officer, Engineer Officer, Electro-technical Officer (ETO) Certificates and Certificate of Officer on fishing vessels, the following shall be submitted when manually applying for endorsement:

  1. Completed application form
  2. Completed Declaration of competence
  3. Passport photo
  4. Copy of national STCW- or STCW-F certificate
  5. If the CRA is issued by a Norwegian Consulate or Norwegian Embassy, the CRA shal be submitted to the application
  6. For Masters with citizenship from outside the EEA, the application process will differ slightly. Please see guideline for exemption from the nationality requirement

For Tankerman Certificate Advanced training , the following shall be submitted when manually applying for endorsement:

  1. Completed application form
  2. Passport photo
  3. Copy of national STCW certificate for Tankerman Advanced training

Application for GMDSS endorsement:

Electronic application shall be sent via Telenor Kystradio.

Certificate of Receipt of Application (CRA)

CRA can be issued by a Norwegian Consulate or Norwegian Embessy on this CRA-form when you submit manual application for endorsement. The CRA is only issued for one vessel with a validity of up to three months.

Where to send the application?

Applications for endorsement of Deck Officer, Engineer Officer, ETO, Master Fisherman and Tankerman Advanced training Certificates can be sent by e-mail to post@sdir.no or by mail to the following address:

The Norwegian Maritime Authority
P.O. Box 2222
N-5509 Haugesund
NORWAY

 

Information regarding payments from abroad:

Payments from abroad must be marked with our IBAN No.: NO9832271000153 (two letters first, not zero but the letter O). If the payment is not marked with our IBAN No., some banks will deduct a fee from the paid total, and the amount that reaches us will be insufficient.

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