Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Notice of Exemption From the Maritime Rules

Pursuant to section 47(3) of the Maritime Transport Act 1994, the Director of Maritime New Zealand hereby notifies the granting of the following exemption from the Maritime Rules dated 6 July 2020

in relation to persons applying for a MEC 3 certificate only as it relates to the requirement in line 5 of Table 31 in Maritime Rule 32.120 to document sea service in an approved training record book:


Rule Part



Seafarer Certification


Issue of certificates or prescribed endorsement – Sea service requirement