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AS 4758.1:2022 Lifejackets General Requirements - Victoria


Note that this standard has been updated and you will need to meet the requirements set out in AS 4758.1:2022 Lifejackets General Requirements.

You may be required to comply with this standard if you are a trading and / or passenger vessel operator. This standard specifies the requirements for personal flotation devices (PFDs) with buoyancy classifications of level 50S suitable for use by adults and children.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Marine Safety Act 2010 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Planning

Safe Transport Victoria