The Maritime Services Division (MSD) of the Ministry of Works and Transport is the government organisation responsible for administering the provisions of the Shipping Act and other Maritime National legislation.
As such, the MSD acts as the implementation, monitoring and compliance authority for the State's obligations in respect of maritime instruments (conventions, codes and guidelines) to which Trinidad and Tobago is Party, and to administer national shipping and boating laws.
For further information on Oil Pollution incidents and or other general service enquiries contact the Maritime Services Division:
Written correspondence can be addressed to:
The Director of Maritime Services
Maritime Services Division
Ministry of Works and Transport
#127 - 129 Duke Street Port of Spain