Shipping Regulations

Bridge navigation watch alarm systems


The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has issued a marine notice on the requirements for Bridge Navigation Watch Alarm Systems (BNWASs). The Notice supersedes the Rev. Mar/2015.

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Agency to include criminal checks as standard


Quay Crew has become the first recruitment agency to include criminal background checks as standard for crew and yachting professionals. The change means that owners, yachts and management have increased peace of mind when recruiting.

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New marine order 52


Following the consultation in August this year, a Marine order 52 (yachts and training vessels) will come into effect for Australian vessels on 1st January 2023. The order establishes survey, maintenance, and certification requirements for regulated Australian vessels that are yachts.

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