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Marine order 21—Safety and emergency arrangements

Safety measures and emergency procedures

Current Marine Order 21 (Safety and emergency arrangements) 2016

Marine order 21 sets out the requirements for safety and emergency arrangements including:

  • safety measures for manning, bridge visibility, pilot transfer arrangements and operation of steering gear
  • emergency procedures such signals, drills, passenger lists
  • management plans and duties of seafarers
  • atmosphere sampling and measuring.
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Marine notices


Refer to the Federal Register of Legislation for previous versions of this marine order.

List of material referenced in this marine order:


Policy and Regulation

Last updated: 19 July 2023