The Civil Aviation and Maritime Department formulates regulations, examines and grants permits, as well as exercising supervision principally of Swedish and foreign vessels sailing in Swedish waters. We work to improve maritime safety and environmental influence for recreational boating. We also analyse accidents and near-misses. We are located in Norrköping, Stockholm, Göteborg, Malmö and Sundsvall.

Discharge of sewage from pleasure crafts will be prohibited 2015 in Sweden

In April 2015 regulations against discharge of sewage from pleasure crafts in Sweden will come into force. The regulation applies to all pleasure crafts, regardless of flag, throughout Sweden's territorial waters.

Compliance and monitoring of the more stringent sulphur requirements in marine fuels