Managing Risks in Stevedoring Code of Practice - Northern Territory


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to conduct a business associated with stevedoring. Stevedoring involves all activities directly connected with:

  • loading or unloading of vessel cargo
  • stacking and storing on the wharf
  • receiving and delivering cargo within the terminal or facility.

The code provides practical guidance for managing health and safety risks associated with stevedoring.

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.

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Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

NT WorkSafe

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