Flag State Inspections

IAMSA GROUP performs duties as flag state surveyors and 3rd party auditors for several flag state authority (marine administrations). A Flag State inspection. Our inspectors has been authorized to perform flag state inspections in different ports world wide.

Flag state inspections are performed to determine the general condition of a vessel and the compliance with national and international regulations and standards.

Flag state inspections must be carried out by approved maritime professional based on their experience, professional skills, english language knowledement, among other requirements.

Currently our inspectors perform flag state inspections for the following maritime administrations.

  • Vanuatu Maritime Administration
  • Panama Maritime Authority (Marine Casualty Investigator)