Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Medical Examinations
The coordination and administration of all Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) medical examinations leading to the issue of a Certificate of Medical Fitness under Marine Orders Part 9, are administered by Sonic HealthPlus on behalf of AMSA.
How to obtain or renew an AMSA Certificate of Medical Fitness
Seafarers and Coastal Pilots who wish to obtain or renew an AMSA Certificate of Medical Fitness should call our Seafarer Medical Administration Team to make an appointment for a medical.
The booking number is 1300 763 822, and is operational Monday to Friday 5.00am – 5.00pm AWST or 8.00am – 8.00pm AEST, except national public holidays. You can also make a booking by emailing the seafarer team on firstname.lastname@example.org
When you call, you will be asked for your location and to nominate a day and time on which you wish the medical examination to be conducted. Your appointment will be arranged with an authorised Medical Inspector of Seaman (MIS) and your medical examination arrangements will be confirmed to you.
At the time of booking you will be asked to provide your AMSA Seafarer ID number if you have one (The number is located at the top of the inside page of a passport style certificate or on the face of a plastic card certificate or at the bottom of an A4 style certificate). Please have this with you when you make a booking.
More information about AMSA medicals can be found on the AMSA website.