Department for Transport

Ship Survey and Inspections

Details of our surveys for UK Registered Ships and Inspections of foreign flagged ships.

Find out more about MCA Port State Control Expanded Inspections.

Contact details for our MCA UK Marine Offices.

Information for Masters, Ship Owners and Ship Agents of Foreign Flag Ships subject to Expanded Inspections

View our list of UK Ports and Marine Offices for Port State Control Inspections.

See our list of fishing survey offices.

Download MSF 5100 - Application for Survey and Inspection of Ships and Fishing Vessels

Download a copy of the list of persons authorised to carry out radio surveys [Adobe Acrobat PDF Document Icon PDF (91 KB)] Updated on 10 June 2013

View a list of Customer Service Managers - a fully qualified surveyor appointed after an owner/manager decides to proceed with UK registration.

View our list of Classification Societies with agreements in place to act as Recognised Organisations on UK registered ships

View Information on UK implementation of the ILO Maritime Labour Convention (MLC)