Marine Protection Rules Part 123B
Current version of Part 123B
This rule applies:
- oil tankers of all sizes
- other ships of 400 tonnes gross tonnage or more
- New Zealand ships, warships and other ships of the New Zealand Defence Force
- foreign ships operating in areas of the sea under New Zealand jurisdiction.
Part 123B sets requirements for standardised recording of shipboard operations involving oil or oily mixtures and their discharge and escape. It also includes the provision of shipboard manuals to guide crew performing such operations.
The form of record book for oil tankers and for other ships of 400 tonnes gross tonnage or more, are prescribed.
Part 123B gives effect to standards found in Regulations 17, 31.4, 35 and 36 of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78.
Material incorporated by reference
Standards and codes referenced in some rules can be found here