Executive Agency „Maritime Administration”
Executive Agency „Maritime Administration” (EAMA)
is a legal entity to the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications. The statute of the Agency is regulated in the Merchant Shipping Code of Bulgaria - Art. 360, para. 1.
The Agency is managed and represented by an Executive Director, appointed by the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications in consultation with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria. The activities, structure and organization of ЕАМА are laid down in the Statutory Regulation, adopted by the Council of Ministers.
The headquarters of EAMA is located in Sofia and there are regional offices in Varna, Burgas, Ruse and Lom.
of Executive Agency „Maritime Administration”
Territorial jurisdiction of EAMA
EAMA’s territorial jurisdiction extends to the internal sea waters, the territorial sea, the Bulgarian section of the Danube River and the relevant coastline, the territory of the ports except the military ones, the Bulgarian maritime responsible search and rescue region and the shipping rivers that flow into the Black Sea.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities of EAMA