The purpose of the National Safety Committee is to bring together peak bodies, industry experts and associations from the maritime sector to address the challenges facing domestic commercial vessel industries. 

The role of the group is advisory only to inform effective policy, regulations and standards.

Expressions of interest are closed

Submissions closed on Wednesday 30 September 2020. 

We are now considering all submissions received for the National Safety Committee and will communicate the final membership in the coming weeks.

Members will be selected based on their passion and commitment to initiatives aimed at bringing those who work on vessels home safely. 


We are seeking people from diverse industries across the domestic commercial vessel sector.


The group will meet twice per year. High priority initiatives may be progressed out-of-session as required.


Read our draft charter.