Sulphur 2020—Carriage ban implemented from 1 March 2020
Tuesday 11 February 2020
From 1 March 2020, all vessels are banned from carrying fuel oil with a sulphur content greater than 0.50 per cent m/m.
The ban covers all vessels globally, including those operating domestically in Australia.
This ban supports the 1 January 2020 requirement that all vessels must use fuel oil with a sulphur content of no more than 0.50 per cent m/m.