Sewage Pollution Prevention Certificate - New South Wales

Description

If you are the master or owner of a large ship you must ensure that you obtain a Sewage Pollution Prevention Certificate before you begin a voyage.

A large ship means a ship:

  • That has a gross tonnage of 400 tons or more;
  • That has a gross tonnage of less than 400 tons and that is certified to carry more than 15 persons; or
  • That does not have a measured tonnage and is certified to carry more than 15 persons.

Please be aware that:

  • You must ensure that the certificate is carried on board the ship;
  • If you hold a certificate in a different state or under commonwealth legislation you may not require this certificate; and
  • The ship must also have adequate insurance.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • Submit declarations of survey in respect of the ship; and
  • Satisfy the Agency that the ship is constructed in accordance with the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (otherwise known as MARPOL) and the ship's structure, equipment, systems, fittings, arrangements and material fully comply with the relevant provisions of MARPOL.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

5 years, unless it is cancelled sooner.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Sewage Pollution Prevention Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Marine Pollution Act 2012 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Marine Pollution Regulation 2014 NSW

Administering agency

Transport for NSW

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquires

Transport for NSW

Operating address: 18 Lee Street
Chippendale
New South Wales 2008
Mailing address: PO Box K659
Haymarket
New South Wales 1240
Phone: 02 82022200
Fax: 02 82022209