Consultation on rule amendments relating to conventions
Invitation to comment Closed 22nd June 2017
The deadline for making a submission was 5.00pm Thursday 22 June 2017.
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Get an overview of the amendments based on changes to international maritime conventions and download the invitation to comment.
New Zealand ships will need to comply with safety and environmental provisions in a new Polar Code.
A new safety code for SOLAS ships using gases or other low-flashpoint fuels (IGF Code).
Changes to codes for ships carrying solid bulk cargoes in bulk.
Changes to codes for ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk.
Changes in the convention for the prevention of pollution from ships.
Some proposed changes for regulations for life-saving appliances.