Skip to Main Content


Sea Safety Ordinance (2003:438).

Main Region

First Region

Seafarers; Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare
Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

Second Region

Fartygssäkerhetsförordning (2003:438).
The consolidation of the Ordinance includes a total of 29 amending texts through November 2015 (up to Ordinance 2015:673). The consolidated text includes various amendments.

Contains 10 chapters concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: Scope.
Chapter 2: Sea worthiness, etc. (passenger trafic, safety organization).
Chapter 3: Certificates and documents.
Chapter 4: General rules (safety crew, safety organization, manning, etc.).
Chapter 5: Work environment (safety delegates and committees).
Chapter 6: Supervision (inspections, records, etc.).
Chapter 7: Restrictions in the right to use a vessel.
Chapter 8: Special rules for certain vessels.
Chapter 9: Requests to organizations.
Chapter 10: Additional rules (transmission of information).

Repeals Ordinance 1988:594, 1995:1170, 1996:1365 and 1996:1366.

Basic Text region

Electronic region

Serial region

    Serial title
    Svensk Författningssamling
    No. 438
    Page range
    15 p.