Marine Protection Rules Part 150
Current version of Part 150
This rule applies:
- New Zealand ships anywhere, except ships of the New Zealand Defence Force
- foreign ships operating within areas of the sea under New Zealand jurisdiction.
Part 150 sets out requirements, drawn from Annex III of MARPOL 73/78, for the prevention of pollution by harmful substances carried by sea in packaged form.
The rules must be read in conjunction with the maritime rules in Part 24A: Carriage of Cargoes - Dangerous Goods, which contains detailed requirements for packaging, marking, labelling and associated documentation for the carriage of harmful substances in packaged form.
Material incorporated by reference
Standards and codes referenced in this rule can be found here