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The Maritime Section

Please see important information about the services and opening hours of the Maritime Section.


The Maritime Section accepts applications for endorsement on behalf of NMA (Norwegian Maritime Authority) and issue CRAs (Certificate of Receipt of Application). We authenticate application for Master`s dispensation.

We assist Norwegian seafarers when they apply for renewal of their certificates and issuance of seamen`s book. We accredit and supervise the seaman`s doctors.

We are also establishing and maintaining relations with the maritime industry in Manila in general.

Opening hours

The Maritime section is open: 09.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Submission of Documents

  • For regular processing the submission of documents can be done between 09.00 a.m. and 12.00 noon, Monday to Friday. The releasing of documents can be done between 2.30 pm and 3.00 pm, Monday to Friday. The regular processing time for an application is two to three days.
  • For expedite processing the submission of documents is between 9.00 a.m. and 9.30 from Monday to Friday. The releasing of documents is between 2.30 p.m. and 3.00 p.m., Monday to Friday. The processing time is the same day. Remember to include an exemption letter.

Contact Details

12th Floor, DelRosarioLaw Centre

21st Drive corner 20th Drive

Bonifacio Global City, 1630 Taguig City, Manila