Security & Anti-Piracy
NATIONAL AUTHORITIES RESPONSIBLE FOR SHIP SECURITY – SOLAS REGULATION XI-2/13.1.1
The Director of Maritime Affairs is the Government official for Security related issues according to Part A of the ISPS Code and the Merchant Shipping (Ships and Port Facility Security) Regulations, 2004. The Director shall set security levels for Maldives ships.
The Coastguard shall set security levels and ensure the provision of security level information to ships operating in the territorial sea of People republic of Maldives or ships that have communicated an intention to enter the territorial sea.