You must comply with this code if you intend to operate a vessel in Australian territorial waters.
This code incorporates the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code and Marine Order 94 and is a uniform international code for the transport of dangerous goods or hazardous materials by sea.The code sets:
- Basic principles;
- Recommendations for individual substances;
- Guidelines for materials and articles; and
- Recommendations for good operation practice, including advice on terminology, packing, labelling, stowage, segregation and handling, and emergency response action.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.