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Coast guard

Where can I find information on the neccesary documents for my vessel?

Such questions can best be answered by our coast guard partner Federal Public Service (FPS) Mobility and Transport.
General phone number FPS Mobility and Transport: +32 (0)2 277 31 11 or mail to 

Sea Fishery
Front office Sea Fishery
Natiënkaai 5
8400 Ostend

+32 (0)59/56 14 85
Open from Monday to Friday 9am -12am

Pleasure craft: certificates such as immatriculation,...

Front office pleasure craft Oostende Front office pleassure craft Gent Front office pleasure craft Brussel

Natiënkaai 5
8400 Oostende

Port Arthurlaan 12
9000 Gent

Vooruitgangstraat 56
1210 Brussel
Open on Tuesdays and Thursdays Open on Tuesdays and Thursdays Open on Tuesdays and Fridays
9am -11.45am

9am -11.45am

9am -11.45am

Attention: the front office pleasure craft in Antwerpen is closed permanently!

Merchant shipping: STCW, seaman's book,...

Front Office Vessel management Antwerpen
Posthoflei 5
2600 Antwerpen

+32 (0)3 286 68 90

Open on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9am-11.45am