Return to CPC-2-3-07, Obtaining Identities in the Maritime Mobile Service.
Form A – Ship station with VHF/DSC only, unlicensed radio
Form B – Ship station with a radio licence
Forms A and B have been combined into Form AB — Ship station with VHF/DSC only, unlicensed or licensed radio, which is provided below.
Once you have completed the form, click Submit at the bottom of the page. The form will be directed to the appropriate district office based on the applicant’s address. For inquiries regarding MMSIs, contact your nearest ISED district office.
IMPORTANT: Radio equipment must be certified under the applicable Canadian Radio Standard Specifications for use in Canada.
For cancelling an existing MMSI, refer to our
MMSI cancellation form.