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Certificates, Publications, and Letters

Request Maritime Certificate of Competency Qatari Endorsement for Big Vessels

  • Fees- QR250
  • Last Updated 14 Jun, 2022
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Hybrid (Online and Offline)
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Transport
  • Service Classification : G2B
  • Topic : Business and Finance, Transportation, Visas and Official Documents
Intended Audience
Citizen: Business Owner

Service Description

Companies may submit a request online on the website of the Ministry of Transport (MOT) to issue and renew endorsement certificates of the competency certificates held by staffs on Qatari big vessels, namely civil captains, engineers and communication officers. This certificate entitles its owner to work on board Qatari big vessels.

Online Instructions

  • Click on the "Apply" button.
  • Login in the National Authentication System (Tawtheeq).
  • Attach the following documents:
    • A formal letter from a company directed to Department Director
    • Filling in the form prepared by Department
    • A copy of certificate of competency
    • A copy of GMDSS endorsement 
    • A copy of oil and gas tanker endorsement (if found)
    • A copy of seafarer medical fitness certificate
    • A copy of evidence of sea service
    • (2) colored and updated photographs 
    • The company signature and stamp of the person authorized on the application and all attachments.
  • Pay the appropriate fees and submit the request.

Offline Instructions

  • Download and fill out the paper form.
  • Submit the abovementioned documents to MOT reception to complete the process.

Service Center

The Planning and Marine Transport Licensing Department at MOT

Additional Information

  • A company's stamp and the authorized person's signature must be available on the application form and attachments.
  • You can check the service information page on MOT website.



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