Seafarer certification (SeaCert)
Seafarers ensure you are holding a valid certification from Maritime NZ - read more.
What happens to old tickets
Find out what you need to do with your old tickets under SeaCert
Guidelines and forms for certification
Get info, guidance and operational forms for all certificates
Recognition of foreign certificates
Apply to get your foreign certificate recognised here in NZ
Contact us for more help
If you have any questions about seafarer certification, please contact our Personnel Certification team.
New Zealand (toll free):
0508 SEACERT or 0508 732 237
Calling from outside New Zealand:
+64 4 473 0111
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