MBA Statutory Certification Services

We are authorised by various Flag States Maritime Administrations to act on their behalf as Recognised Organisation for conducting surveys and issue Statutory Certificates. We carry out surveys and issue certificates in accordance with the IMO and UN Conventions, Codes as well as national legislation pertaining to safety of life at sea and prevention of marine pollution.

  • Anti-fouling Paint System Certificate
  • Cargo Ship International Safety Construction Certificate
  • Cargo Ship International Safety Equipment Certificate
  • Cargo Ship International Safety Radio Certificate
  • Cargo Ship Safety Certificate (unconventional)
  • Cargo Ship Safety Radio Certificate (unconventional)
  • Certificate of fitness of cargo gear
  • Certificate of fitness to carry Dangerous Goods
  • Commercial Yacht Compliance Certificate
  • Document of Compliance (ISM Code)
  • Exemption Certificate
  • Fishing Vessel Safety Certificate
  • High Speed Craft Safety Certificate
  • International Air Pollution Prevention Certificate
  • International Ballast Water Management Certificate
  • International Engine Efficiency Certificate
  • International Garbage Pollution Prevention Certificate
  • International Load Line Certificate
  • International Oil Pollution Prevention Certificate (tanker / non-tanker)
  • International Pollution Prevention Certificate for the Carriage of Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk
  • International Certificate of Fitness for Carriage of Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk
  • International Certificate of Fitness for Carriage of Liquefied Gases in Bulk
  • International Marine Solid Bulk Cargoes Certificate
  • International Safety Management Certificate
  • International Sewage Pollution Prevention Certificate
  • International Ship Security Certificate
  • International Tonnage Certificate
  • Maritime Labour Convention (2006) Certificate of Compliance
  • Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit Safety Certificate
  • Passenger Ship Safety Certificate
  • Seaworthiness certificate
  • Statement of Compliance (unspecified)
  • Statement of Fact

All above-mentioned certificates are issued in compliance with the following International Conventions:

International Convention on Load Lines (ILL 66)

International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS)

Convention on the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREG)

International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL)

International Convention on Tonnage Measurement of Ships (ITC 1969)

Code of Safe Practice for Solid Bulk Cargoes (BC Code)

International Management Code for the Safe Operation of Ships and for Pollution Prevention (ISM Code)

International Ship and Port facility Security Code (ISPS Code)

International Grain Code (Grain Code)

Caribbean Cargo Ship Safety Code (Caribbean Code)

Crew Accommodations, ILO Convention

Cargo Gear, ILO Convention

Minimum Standards in Merchant Ships, ILO Convention 147

International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (2006)

International Gas Carrier Code (IGC Code)

International Bulk Chemical Code (IBC Code)

Ballast Water Management Convention

High Speed Craft Code (HSC Code)

Code of Safety for Dynamically Supported Craft

MBA is currently RO authorised by Togo, Eswatini, Tanzania-Zanzibar, and Palau (until July 2024) flag states.