Resources that provide advice, helpful information and support. 

Resources from AMSA

International crew webpage 

  • Our international crew webpage pulls together all the information across our website for the international seafarer audience. 

Maritime Labour Convention resources 

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To get the latest information on maritime incidents, trends in the industry and safety awareness tips, sign up to receive a copy of our safety awareness bulletin. Topics covered in previous editions include, mental health and well-being, fatigue and its management, risk assessment, and incident reporting. Read our safety awareness bulletins.

Resources from other organisations 


Seafarer's provide resources including a 24-hour helpline and videos: 

Seafarer Welfare Council 

The seafarer welfare council has a map of welfare facilities seafarers can access while in Australia. 


Seacare—seafarer resource centre

Visit Seacare—the website of the Seafarer's Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority. 

Seacare now have a mental health resource centre on their website.  

The centre looks at how the nature of seafarers’ work can affect an individual’s wellbeing, such as isolation from family or community supports and other factors impacting mental health. 

It also provides a great list of resources for seafarers seeking help for themselves or colleagues. 

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