The MSIC only card will cover areas within regulated ports, around and onboard regulated Australian ships, which have additional security requirements, and security zones on offshore oil and gas facilities.
1. Read the MSIC Induction.
2. Complete the MSIC Application Form
3. Gather the following documentation to support your application (as per the MSIC Induction):
- proof of identity (see MSIC Induction section 10; if you don’t have original Australian ID, please contact the MSIC Service Centre on 9430 3417 to discuss your ID requirements before attending your appointment)
- proof of eligibility to work in Australia
- evidence of an operational need to hold an MSIC (see the Company letter template MSIC)
- completed Fremantle Ports’ MSIC Application Form
- payment (refer to the MSIC Application Form or MSIC Induction section 12).
4. Arrange an appointment to lodge your application with the MSIC Service Centre via the online booking service. At the appointment you will have your photo taken and you will be given a unique Application Identification Number.
5. Please ensure you have read and understood the MSIC Conditions of Use before you make application.
6. Following lodgement, Fremantle Ports will ask AusCheck to conduct a background check. AusCheck will send a letter advising the outcome to your nominated postal address.
(Please note: After an MSIC application has been lodged your money cannot be refunded.)
Collecting your MSIC
When Fremantle Ports has emailed you that your MSIC is approved, arrange an appointment with the MSIC Service Centre to collect it. You must provide photo identification (e.g. driver's licence) at collection.
All previously issued MSICs and/or Access Cards must be handed in when you collect your new card, the card expires or it is cancelled.
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