Record of Service (Yellow Book)


Norwegian Sea Service Book is an identity document for seafarers with Norwegian citizenship. Foreign nationals may have a Record of Service(“Yellow Book»)where their service time on Norwegian vessels can be registered, or an identity document(equivalent to Sea sevice Book)issued in their country of nationality.


Record of Service is being issued by public supervisory authority in Norway and by Norwegian Foreign Service stations. Upon issuance the seafarer must present valid passport or other government-issued ID, and documentation proving that the applicant is a seafarer ona Norwegian registered ship.


See Link to the Norwegian Maritime Authority (Sjøfartsdirektoratet).Click here


How to apply Norwegian Sea Service Book, see the Norwegian Language page.





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