Vessel Reporting Systems - Australian Government


You must comply with this code if you are a regulated Australian vessel or a foreign vessel which is making port in Australia. This code sets out the requirements for travelling in Australia designated reporting areas.

The two areas include the:Modernised Australian ship tracking and reporting system (MASTREP) areaGreat Barrier Reef and Torres Strait Ship Reporting System (REEFREP) area.Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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

Marine Order 63 (Vessel Reporting Systems) 2019 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Operating address: 82 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon, Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2181
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Toll Free: 1800 627 484
Phone: 02 6279 5000