Equipment guidance notices for non-survey vessels

Find equipment guides for non-survey vessels based on class and type of operation.

These are guides to the equipment standards and requirements that apply to various classes of non survey vessels under the National Law.

The full requirements are to be found in NSCV Part G: Non survey vessels.

This equipment guide is general in nature and may not apply to your individual circumstances. Further factors may need to be considered including the application of Exemption 02 or Exemption 40, NSCV Part G, F2 and whether the vessel was an existing commercial vessel before 1 July 2013, may mean that different equipment standards apply to your vessel. Vessel owners should confirm on a case by case basis that they carry the required equipment for the vessels particular circumstances and operations for which they are engaged.

The equipment guides do not address ‘acceptable flotation and decking standards’ that may apply to the vessel at NSCV G.

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Last updated: 20 October 2023