Nautilus International is an independent, influential, global trade union and professional organisation, committed to delivering high quality, cost-effective services to members, and welfare support to necessitous seafarers, their dependants and other maritime professionals.
Nautilus works with members, the maritime community, national governments and international agencies to create change, which improves the lives of maritime professionals. We give a voice to maritime professionals from the very beginning of their training, throughout their employment and into retirement.
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Keep up to date with everything happening at Nautilus and read our views on maritime issues.
In this section, you can find out about the Union's legal and welfare services to members. You can also find information about some of the issues members face and suggestions on what you can do about them.
If you are a maritime professional, we are the specialist trade union and professional organisation for you.
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If you are a maritime professional, we are the specialist union and professional organisation for you.
The Union has an extensive range of services to help members experiencing employment-related problems and queries.
Nautilus members and staff have paid their respects to Merchant Navy seafarers involved in global conflict at various ceremonies around the UK.
The Warlike Operations Area Committee has agreed to downgrade the Strait of Hormuz from a High-Risk Area from November 7.
Venue: Poole Harbour Yacht Club
Our 10-point Charter for Jobs calls on government and industry to secure the future of the UK maritime sector by delivering decent work and training opportunities for seafarers.
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