Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Notice of Exemptions From the Maritime Rules

Pursuant to section 40AA(1)(a) of the Maritime Transport Act 1994, the Director of Maritime New Zealand hereby notifies the granting of the following exemptions from the Maritime Rules on 27 October 2021:


Rule Part


Maritime Transport Operator – Certification and Responsibilities

Part 19, Subpart A

Maritime Transport Operator Certificate

Part 19, Subpart B

Maritime Transport Operator Plan and maritime transport operator safety system

Part 19, Subpart C

Operating requirements

Part 19, Subpart D

Transition and revocation

Part 19, Appendix

Maritime Transport Operator Plan: Details and procedures


Requirement to hold Maritime Transport Operator Certificate

Crewing and Watchkeeping

Part 31, Subpart D

Ships other than ships to which subparts B and C apply