You are required to comply with this code if you intend to operate a regulated Australian vessel or a foreign vessel within Australian waters. This code establishes the standards for working and living on vessels, including:
- minimum requirements for seafarers working on vessels
- conditions of employment
- accommodation and food and catering
- health protection, medical care, welfare and social security protection
- noise levels on board vessels.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.