Endorsements from the Commonwealth of Dominica

All mariners willing to work on board a Dominica flagged vessel must be endorsed. 
In order to obtain endorsement and seafarer ID-book from the flag, the following documents must be provided:


  • Completed application form
  • Certificate of Competency issued by the “White List” administration and endorsement
  • GMDSS issued by the “White List” administration and endorsement
  • Travel Passport
  • Seaman’s book
  • Medical Certificate
  • STCW certificates copies
  • DSD (VI /6-2), SSA(VI /6-1), SSO Certificate (VI / 5)
  • Proof of seagoing experience for the last 5 years
  • Coloured photo (passport sample)
Upon receipt of readable document copies and payment, CRA valid for 3 months is issued. 
Full term endorsement and passport will be issued within 3 months. 
Once verification has been received the certificate of endorsement and/or seafarer ID book will be issued.

For fee and other inquiries concerning issuance of flag documents for seafarers, please contact our STCW department:

by e-mail: stcw@flagadmin.com

by phone: +905421576080