Uniform Shipping Laws Code - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate a domestic commercial vessel. The code provides standards for the design, construction, crewing, survey and operation of domestic commercial vessels. The sections of the code that you are required to comply with will vary according to the activities you intend to undertake.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

 Resources
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Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Transport Safety Victoria

Act(s) name

Marine (Domestic Commercial Vessel National Law Application) Act 2013 (Victoria)

Contact details

Maritime Safety
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Transport Safety Victoria


Operating address:
121 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 2797
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1800223022
information@transportsafety.vic.gov.au

Website:

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