Ensure Seafarers are holding a valid certification from Maritime NZ
We are urging all operators to ensure seafarers are carrying the correct certification from Maritime NZ. A website called Navmar is purporting to be able to certify New Zealand seafarer certificates. They have no association with Maritime NZ, which is the only New Zealand Administration able to certify New Zealand seafarer certificates. Any certification documents issued by Navmar are therefore invalid.
Please check Maritime NZ’s seafarer tickets verification tool to ensure that your seafarers are holding a valid certificate: