You are required to comply with this Marine Order if you intend to operate a regulated Australian vessel or a foreign vessel within Australian waters. This Order establishes the standards for working and living on vessels as outlined in the Maritime Labour Convention, 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.