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 now open

We are seeking interest from people representing peak bodies, industry associations and industry experts in specific areas related to the domestic commercial vessel sector. 

To be selected you will need to be a champion of and strong advocate for safety. You will have passion and a commitment to initiatives aimed at bringing those who work on vessels home safely. 

Submissions close at 5 PM Wednesday 30 September 2020.


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.