Re-acquisition of certificate

If you, as a seafarer, need to re-aquire your certificate of competency or certificate of proficiency for tankers, you will find guidance here.

 If you do not meet the requirements to renew or if your certificate has expired, it will be necessary to re-aquire if you want your certificate again​.​

How is the proces of a re-acquisition?

  • ​​Apply for the certificate you wish to re-aquire.
  • The Danish Maritime Authority process the application. In this connection, we will contact you to obtain additional information, if necessary.
  • The Danish Maritime Authority decides on the case, the requirements that must be met before a certificate can be issued, will be forwarded.
  • The case is closed and the fee reimbursed.

Please read the guide on the re-aqcuisition of certificates that you find under related content.

Should you have any questions regarding re-aqcuisition, please contact us​.


Seafarers, Certification and Social Affairs