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 requirements for:
- navigation safety measures and equipment
- radio equipment
- danger, urgency and distress signals and messages.
This code also gives effect to various aspects of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea including:
- Chapter IV (Radiocommunications)
- Chapter V (Safety of navigation).
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.