Marine order 502—vessel identifiers—national law

Applying, displaying and communications about a unique vessel identifier.

Last updated
1 July 2017

Read Marine Order 502 (Vessel identifiers — national law) 2017.

This marine order provides information about:

  • applying for a unique vessel identifier 
  • criteria which must be met for us to issue a unique vessel identifier 
  • displaying your unique vessel identifier
  • when you need to notify us of the transfer, sinking, scrapping or ceasing operation of your vessel.

Exemption 01 — Marine Safety (Vessel identifiers) Exemption 2017 contains information on vessels which are exempt from obtaining a unique vessel identifier.

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