Sydney Harbour Cruise Ship Emissions - Australian Government


You will be required to comply with these directions if you intend to operate a cruise ship that accommodate more than 100 passengers in Sydney Harbour. The directions aim to reduce exhaust emissions of sulphur oxides and other particulate matter from cruise ships berthed in Sydney Harbour. Surveyors regularly conduct checks of cruise ships visiting Sydney Harbour to ensure compliance with the conditions of the issued directions.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Navigation Act 2012 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Navigation Regulations 2013 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

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