To be recognized globally as a highly effective, efficient ,responsible and progressive maritime administration.


Provide an effective supervisory and regulatory regime conducive to:

  • Ensure good governance by adhering to the highest standards of Safety, Sustainability, Quality, Integrity and Efficiency in delivery of Maritime shipping services.
  • Develop measures to ensure compliance of relevant international instruments relating to safety and security of ships, protection of environment and welfare of seafarers.
  • Develop and sustain a high quality human resource management catering to the needs of global including national maritime industry for competent seafarers.