The Zanzibar Maritime Authority (ZMA). Monitors, Regulates
and Coordinates activities in the Maritime Industry in Zanzibar


Under The Maritime Transport Act No.5, 2006

-Regulating maritime safety ,security and protection of maritime environment

-Registration of ships and licensing of small crafts and native vessels.

-Survey and certification of ships

-Seafarers engagement and welfare.

-Search and rescue.

-Casualty investigation.

-Port state control.

-Receiver and removal of wrecks. 

Director General

Sheikha A. Mohamed