Legislation


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The Danish Maritime Authority is responsible for issuing acts and executive orders on maritime safety, maritime employment and social law as well as ship registration.

Below, you can read more about the most recent rules and regulations issued within the area of responsibility of the Danish Maritime Authority.

Read about relevant legal preparatory measures in the technical area, inter alia about the sessions of the IMO Committees and Sub-Committees

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Below, you will find English versions of the acts, executive orders, technical regulations and guidances issued by the Danish Maritime Authority that are currently in force. Please note that only the Danish versions have legal validity.

You will also find the sets of regulations issued as Notices A, B, D, E and F from the Danish Maritime Authority.

 Contact

Executive Office
Anette Riber, Translator
+45 72 19 61 66