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Welcome to
The Gambia Maritime Administration

GMA was established by an act of Parliment in 2006, tasked with the resposibility to regulate , monitor and coordinate activities within the maritime industry in The Gambia.

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Gambia Maritime Administration
Regulating The Maritime Industry

Ensure Safety of Navigation, Ensure Maritime Security, Regulate Ports Security, Project Maritime Environment from Ship Source Pollution, Ensure Maritime Trade Facilitation, Promote Gambia Ship Registry, Regulate Training, Certification and Recruitment of Seafarers

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Stay up to date with
The Gambia Maritime Administration

The Overarching objective of the Administration is to pursue ratification of the promulgated International Maritime Conventions by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and incorporate them into domestic legislation for effective implementation.

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Gambia Maritime Administration


The Gambia Maritime Administration (GMA) was established by an act of Parliament in 2006, tasked with the responsibility to regulate , monitor and coordinate activities within the maritime industry in The Gambia.

Our Expertise & Services

One of Our Core Business Is Regulating The Maritime Industry.

Gambia Maritime Administration, Bertil Harding Highway, Bijilo.

Gambia Maritime Administration


GMA is committed to creating a safe and respectful working environment for all our employees.We ensure that all staff members observe and perform their functions with the highest standards of integrity in accordance with the Code of Conduct as enshrined in the GMA Service Rules and guided by the following corporate values:


The Executive Team

Our executive team

Director General

Karamo B Janneh

Deputy Director General

Ousman Touray

GMA Board Chairman

Hon. Mass Axi Gye,


Kebba Jallow