In the Danish Maritime Authority, we are striving to create safety at sea and growth in the maritime industries in Denmark. In our view, safety and growth go hand in hand because in Blue Denmark growth should be based on quality shipping.
To effectively strengthen Blue Denmark's conditions of growth and to promote safety and health on clean seas.
Denmark should be a leading maritime nation characterized by quality shipping, technology and strong competences.
- We are part of maritime Denmark
- Our results make a difference
- We are proactive
- We focus on quality
- We welcome all views and are creative
- Together we create a superior workplace
Our four main responsibilities are:
Framework conditions, competition and growth
Safe ships, health and the environment
Safe waters, buoyage and navigation
Social conditions, seafarers and fishermen
The Danish Maritime Authority is a part of the Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs. We are approx. 300 employees, 200 of whom are located in our main premises in Valby near Copenhagen. The remaining employees are distributed throughout the country and on board our two ships.