Overview

The operation of vessels registered with the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture can only be carried out by approved masters. Hence, it could be the case that an owner would need to change the current master or add a second for the continuation of fishing activities.

What you'll get

The registration of the applicant as a master of the fishing vessel would permit the individual to operate/navigate the vessel.

Eligibility

Individuals Interested in registering a master on a fishing vessel.

How to apply

Fill in the online form, print it, attach the required documents and send to:

Fishing Vessel Register
Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture
L-Għammieri
Ngiered Road
Marsa MRS 3303

or by email to:infofisheries.mafa@gov.mt

or call at the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture at the address indicated above and ask for the Fishing Vessel Register Section.
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