You will be required to comply with this standard if you are the operator of a ship that is engaged in trade or commerce:
- between Australia and places outside Australia
- between 2 places outside Australia
- between the States of Australia
- within a Territory, or between a State and a Territory or between 2 Territories.
This includes a vessel that is licensed to engage in coastal trade, as well as certain offshore industry vessels.
The operator of a ship must report the average number of full-time equivalent employees in each financial year. The average must be calculated in accordance with this standard.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.