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Swachh Sagarnew Swachh Sagarnew

The Directorate General of Shipping, India deals with implementation of shipping policy and legislation so as to ensure the safety of life and ships at sea, prevention of marine pollution, promotion of maritime education and training in co-ordination with the International Maritime Organization, regulation of employment and welfare of seamen, development of coastal shipping, augmentation of shipping tonnage, examination and certification of Merchant Navy Officers, Supervision and Control of the allied offices under its administrative jurisdiction.

Advisory for Indian Recruiting Agencies/Companies and Indian Seafarers
Advisory to seafarers and their family members to be vigilant and avoid falling prey to deceitful schemes

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Contact us :- Directorate General of Shipping, 9th Floor Beta Building,i-Think Techno Campus, Kanjurmarg (East), Mumbai - 400 042 ( India )
Tel. No. : 91-22-25752040/41/42/43/45 Fax.No. :91-22-25752029/35; Email: dgship-dgs[at]nic[dot]in