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Notice: ClassNK Digitization of documents on surveys/audits
-Application for surveys and audits through “e-Application”-

  • Aimed at the ships and companies of flag states that authorize electronic certificates
    Refer to: List of Flag States which authorize issuance of e-certificates
  • Certificates that are available with ClassNK e-Certificate can be replaced with paper certificates, however, an extra about 6 USD (per certificate, before tax) will be charged in addition to the usual fee, but the extra fee / currency is different from countries. (After January 2022)
  • Applicable certificates are as follows:
    Refer to:ClassNK e-Certificate
  • The paper certificates that are currently available will still be valid until the expiration date. Certificates issued after January 2022 will be electronic.
2. Survey/Audit RecordsClass/Statutory Survey Record and ISM/ISPS Audit Record, MLC Inspection Record(including company audit)

For improved convenience for our customers, ClassNK has been building an environment where documents can be provided electronically upon request, from early 2000s for class records and from 2017 for statutory certificates we issue on behalf of flag states.

Contact Details
For any inquiries and consultation about ClassNK digitization of documents on surveys/audits, please contact:

Information Technology Department


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