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Warren Bath (Vessel Traffic Services Operator, Hay Point) is the recipient of the inaugural Australian VTS Award.
In this issue we provide information and guidance to assist ship operators and seafarers:
Registered ships receive legally recognisable Australian nationality, which provides advantages both at home and abroad:
Open a newspaper or turn on the local news and chances are you’ll find a story about a vessel incident.
This document is referred to as Schedule 1 in:
Compliance with the National Law (for example having your commercial vessel in survey with AMSA), does not automatically mean that the operation of a DCV is compliant with WHS* laws, and vice versa
We are the Commonwealth agency responsible for coastal Aids to Navigaton (AtoNs).
Since the last edition
We have added past editions of Survey Matters to the AMSA website. They can be found on the AMSA Newsletters page here.
This guide provides information about how to implement the survey and certification of a vessel under the MLC, 2006.