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Marine order 11—Living and working conditions on vessels

Ensuring the welfare of seafarers.

Marine Order 11 (Living and working conditions on vessels) provides information about:

  • requirements for seafarers working on vessels
  • conditions of employment
  • accommodation and food and catering
  • health protection, medical care, welfare and social security protection
  • noise levels on board vessels
  • additional requirements for living and working conditions on regulated Australian vessels.

Read Marine Order 11 (Living and working conditions on vessels) 2015—in force until 7 January 2019.

Read Marine Order 11 (Living and working conditions on vessels) Amendment 2018—effective 8 January 2019.

The previous marine order about accommodation on vessels, Marine Order Part 14: Accommodation, Issue 1 (was in force on 30 June 2013) is still relevant for some aspects of Marine Order 11. To find out more, see section 6(6) of Marine Order Part 14: Accommodation, Issue 1.

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Last updated: 

Tuesday 12 March 2019