Maritime New Zealand invites comment on the rule amendments to give effect to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Fishing Vessel Personnel 1995 (STCW-F) consultation document.
The amendments are specific to the following Maritime Rules:
- Maritime Rules Part 31: Crewing and Watchkeeping
- Maritime Rules Part 34 Medical Standards
- Maritime Rules Part 32: Seafarer Certification (SeaCert)
Consultation has commenced and closes at 5.00pm Monday 7 November 2016.
The consultation document and online submission form are available here.