Kiwa supplies Dutch nationals with licences for services in the areas of road, air and water transport on behalf of the Ministry of Infrastructure & Water Management. Kiwa issues well over 100,000 licences to professionals (e.g., airline engineers, airline pilots, ship captains) and to companies (e.g., airlines, trucking companies and shipping companies). Kiwa Licensing has a long history of issuing licences for the public sector. This results in broad knowledge and experience when it comes to (EU) law and regulations, verification of qualifications, production and customer support.
Kiwa processes and issues various documents which are related to shipping, which include but are not limited to:
Kiwa Licensing is subject to routine audits by the EMSA and the Dutch Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate.