• Our members include a wide variety of maritime professionals who can contribute as an individual or corporate level. Membership is open to Seafarers of any rank, Ship-owners, Marine Investment Bankers, Time and Voyage Charterers, Ship Brokers, Maritime Solicitors/Barristers, Marine Insurance professionals, Ship Surveyors, Port officials, personnel from the International Maritime Organisation, or any person with a genuine maritime interest.


  • Any person or organisation wanting to join the Forum outside the UK can join as an Affiliate Member as long as they have an interest in maritime affairs.

Membership Benefits:

  • Opportunities to participate in a wide range of promotional activities.
  • Attend/participate in social events, talks seminars.
  • Social environment campaigns.
  • Opportunities to participate in our Annual Eid¬†Dinner and National Day seminar.
  • Access to advice and assistance among fellow members.
  • Become part of a mentoring program.
  • Opportunities to network and make contact with other professionals.
  • Members Directory Publication.
  • Discount with our marine partners and sponsored events
  • Members can use our website to publicise their News and Events.
  • Membership is open to anyone or an Organisation within the UK having an interest in Maritime affairs and is not restricted to expats only.