Association "All-Ukrainian Association of Crewing Companies" (Association AUCC) is registered as a legal entity on April 15, 2014. It is an independent voluntary organization. Association AUCC affiliates companies that are engaged in employment of Ukrainian seafarers to work on ships under foreign flag.

The purpose of the Association AUCC is interaction and the development of close and mutually beneficial relations between public authorities and members of the Association. The Association represents professional interests of the industry in public authorities:

- The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

- Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine

- Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine

- Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.

Both stability and efficiency of the industry largely depends on the work of the officials from these public authorities. Cooperation with these public authorities will allow to adopt laws and timely introduce necessary regulatory documents.

Association AUCC provides support in improving of service quality of crewing companies through participation in seminars, workshops, conferences on organizational and practical issues of crewing activities, staff training and their skills enhancing in accordance with international standards;