The basic activity of the Maritime Safety Department is to ensure conditions for, and actual performance of, tasks stemming from the international obligations that the State has agreed to by signing conventions, agreements and protocols, related to the safety and security of navigation in the area of responsibility of the Contracting Government.
This activity is based on construction, erection and maintenance of marine signaling on the navigable waterways; organization of the radio service on VHF and MF frequencies, in accordance with the ITU rules and provisions of the SOLAS Convention; technical surveys of navigable and floating vessels in order to establish their seaworthiness; monitoring and implementation of international and national regulations closely related to the activities of the Department and, when the conditions become favorable (complete technical equipment provided), providing assistance to persons in distress at sea.
Organizational units through which the Department performs the activities connected with its area of responsibility:
1.Technical Inspectorate for Navigable Vessels Division
2.Division for the Prevention of Pollution from Navigable Vessels
3.Marine Telecommunications Division
4.Maritime Search and Rescue Division
5.Aids to Navigation Division
6.Register of Yachts Division
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