Application Process

The form provided below allows you to apply for the Civil Liability Convention ( CLC ), the Bunkers Convention and the Wreck Removal Convention certificates. There is currently no cost to industry for these certificates.

The information requested in the form must be typed; however, the form cannot be saved. Handwritten applications will not be accepted. Once completed, please print and send the scanned images of the application to: TC.MarineInsurance-AssuranceMaritime.TC@tc.gc.ca.

Your insurer should provide evidence that insurance or other financial guarantee is in place. This evidence is usually in the form of a Blue Card* and should contain the following information:

  • Name of Ship
  • Official Number
  • IMO Number (if applicable)
  • Flag and Port of Registry
  • Gross Tonnage
  • Name and Address of Owner
  • Name and Address of Insurer
  • Type of Security
  • Duration of Security

*If you do not have a Blue Card, please refer to Frequently Asked Question #5.

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