Exemption 40—Marine Safety (Class C restricted operations)
Some domestic commercial vessels may be exempt from the requirement to have a certificate of survey under Exemption 40.
A vessel that is eligible to use Exemption 40 may only operate in the operational areas included in the determinations below. These determinations are made by AMSA on advice from states and territories.
Exemption 40 – Marine Safety (Class C restricted operations) has the following operational area determination and attachments referred to as schedules:
Exemption 40 (Operational area) Determination is a schedule of Exemption 40 – Marine Safety (Class C restricted operations).
There are two versions of Exemption 40: