Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Notification of Proposed Maritime and Marine Protection Rules

In accordance with section 446(a) and (b) of the Maritime Transport Act 1994, Maritime New Zealand, on behalf of the Minister of Transport, gives notice of the Minister’s intention to make the following maritime and marine protection rules:

Maritime Rules and Marine Protection Rules (Domestic Omnibus) Amendments 2019

The proposed amendments correct errors in the following Maritime and Marine Protection Rules:

Maritime Rules Parts 20, 21, 23, 24B, 24C, 24E, 31, 32, 34, 40A, 40B, 40C, 40D, 40E, 40G, 42A, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 51, and 90

Marine Protection Rules Parts 100, 101A, 101B, 103, 120, 121A, 121B, 122, 123B, 125, 130A, 142A, 142B, 150, 160, 170, and 190

Comments are invited on the above proposed rules developed under the Maritime Transport Act 1994.

The draft rule amendments and consultation document can be found at:

Submissions must be made online, by email, or by post by 9 August 2019.

Please address postal submissions to the Rules Coordinator.

Email submissions must be addressed to

Copies of the consultation document and submission form are available free of charge from Maritime New Zealand, Level 11, 1 Grey Street, Wellington, or by contacting the Rules Coordinator at: or by writing to PO Box 25620, Wellington 6146.

LIAM BRENNAN, Manager Policy Development and System Design, Maritime New Zealand.