National Plan for Maritime Environmental Emergencies
The National Plan principles are to protect the community, environment and maritime industries, give effect to international conventions and integrate with Australian emergency management arrangements.
1 March 2020
The National Plan for maritime environmental emergencies (National Plan) sets out national arrangements, policies and principles for the management of maritime environmental emergencies.
It provides for a comprehensive response to maritime environmental emergencies regardless of how costs might be attributed or ultimately recovered.
17 May 2023