|Scientific diving is regulate by:||no national regulations|
|ESDP member:||Full member|
|Officialy designated expert(s) and authority (if implemented) responsible for scientific diving in country:||Koordinacija znanstvenih ronilaca Hrvatske - Coordination of scientific divers of Croatia, B.Petranovića 1, Zadar, Croatia
Contact person(s): Luka Bekić (csdcroatia_(at)_yahoo.com)
|National certification organisation / authority for scientific diving:||not yet implemented|
|National gouvernmental agency providing the legal background for scientific diving:|| Ministry for Science, Education and Sport.
Donje Svetice 38, Zagreb, Croatia
Additional informations: There is yet no existing law covering scientific diving. Scientific diving is classified as commercial diving.
|National licence for scientific diving:||not yet implemented|
|National regulations:||not yet available|
|ESD/AESD issuing authority respectively authority providing national equivalence list to ESD/AESD:||Croatia fully accept ESD/AESD standards and applications are considered by a Committee at Coordination of Scientific Divers of Croatia (National Committee on Scientific Diving). A first scientific diving course with help of AAUS instructors was held at ICUA Zadar facilities, and next one is scheduled for June 2014.|
|Level of acceptance of scientific diving licences (i.e. ESD/AESD certificates) of other European countries:||ESD/AESD certificates of EU countries are not yet accepted on a national level but by some research institutions.|
|Last modified according to national contributions on x by (y):||29.09.2013(pf)|