Health requirements

​​​Before you proceed to sea, you must meet certain health requirements.

The maritime medical practitioner always decides whether a seafarer is fit for ship service, possibly with limitations.

The decision is made in consideration of the seafarer's or the fisherman's health and safety, the rest of the crew and the ship's safety.

Read about the health requirements



Seafarers, Certification and Social Affairs
Lya Jytte Frantzen, Administrative Clerk
+45 72 19 61 46