Application forms for examinations, certificates, discharge books and other services may be downloaded from the link provided below.
We can not accept online applications at present however you may submit an application by email and forward original documents by post if required Application methods
Public Office/Postal Address:
Mercantile Marine Office
Maritime Services Division,
Irish Maritime Administration,
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport
Ph: + 353 (0)1 678 3480
It is in your interest to use registered post. This Department will not accept responsibility for documents lost in the post. Complete your application form as required, remembering to attach all the supporting documents listed on the checklist provided. Post your application together with your payment by bank draft or postal order, made payable to the Superintendent, Mercantile Marine Office, to the Mercantile Marine Office listed below. Alternatively credit and debit card payments can be made by submitting the required information on the payment section of the application form.
Complete your application form as required, remembering to include all the supporting documents listed on the relevant application form. Call in to our public office detailed above with your credit/debit card, bank draft or postal order, made payable to the Superintendent, Mercantile Marine Office, during our public office opening hours:
Monday – Friday between 10:00 am – 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm
If your application is urgent please contact the Mercantile Marine Office in advance of submitting your application, to find out if your application can be processed earlier than 10 working days.
Incomplete applications may be returned unprocessed, by post. Therefore in order to avoid any undue delay in the processing of your application, please ensure all information/documentation detailed on the application form is submitted.