The Flag

The Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping (ADOMS) is the Maritime Administration of Antigua and Barbuda and operates a quality registry for a demanding clientele competing in an internationally competitive and dynamic industry.

The Vision

ADOMS aims to be recognized as the first choice global supplier of high quality services to the maritime industry with absolute regard for safety, security and environmental protection balanced with a commitment to quality customer service.  

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THE STANDARDS

ADOMS is committed to high standards and to maintaining its international reputation.  The organisation is certified to the ISO 9001:2008 standard and recently completed the Voluntary IMO Member State Audit  (VIMSAS) process in all three offices. ADOMS plays a leading role in the wider Caribbean area and  its Director is appointed as Chairman of the Caribbean MOU on Port

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NEW PUBLICATIONS

MEDIA

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Dwight Gardiner Appointed Ambassador Extraordinary And Plenipotentiary

St. John’s Antigua, October 17th 2014…The Governor General of Antigua and Barbuda, His Excellency Dr. RodneyRead more

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Video message from IMO Secretary-General

Video message from IMO Secretary-General as he shares his views on this year's theme; IMO Conventions: EffectiveRead more

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INFORMATION NOTICES

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Information Notice 2015 – 001 Port State Control

This notice draws attention to the recently produced informational video on Port State Control Inspection produced byRead more

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Information Notice 2014-007 ; MARPOL and SOLAS Amendments January 2015

Information regarding the most significant MARPOL and SOLAS amendments applicable for existing ships and which willRead more

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