National System - Seafarers Certificates - Phase 2 Consultation

The next stage of consultations on the National System for Commercial Vessel Safety will focus on Seafarer Certificates.

Consultation meetings in Queensland, New South Wales and parts of Western Australia began in November, and will continue during December 2011.

Tasmania, South Australia, Northern Territory, Victoria, ACT and the remainder of Western Australia will follow in January/February 2012.

Details of dates, locations and timings can be found at

The proposed seafarer qualifications plan and associated information sheets can also be found at



National Marine Safety Committee
Level 1, 26 Mort Street, Braddon ACT 2612
GPO Box 2181, Canberra ACT 2601