AMSA 157

Notice of appointment of registered agent


You can use this form to make a notice of appointment of a registered agent (ship's manager).

Eligibility criteria 

The Registered agent must be an individual or company whom will be managing the day to day running of the ship.

The address must be: Residential address—for an individual; Principal place of business—for a company or statutory body.

How to complete this form 

If the owner or agent is a corporation, the document may be formally executed under the corporate seal. Alternatively, an officer of the corporation may sign it, endorse it with a legible statement of their name and designation and have the signature witnessed.

Submitting the form 

Forms can be submitted to:

The Registrar of Ships
Australian Shipping Registration Office

Postal address:
PO Box 255
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Courier address:
Level 2, 28 Gordon Street
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450 Australia
Telephone (02) 6279 5925

Last Updated: 

12 October 2023