New South Wales Consolidated Acts

[Index] [Table] [Search] [Search this Act] [Notes] [Noteup] [Previous] [Next] [Download] [History] [Help]

MARINE POLLUTION ACT 2012 - SECT 107

Obligation to carry shipboard garbage management plan

107 Obligation to carry shipboard garbage management plan

(Reg 9 of Annex V of MARPOL)

(1) The master and the owner of a large ship that is in State waters are each guilty of an offence if there is not a shipboard garbage management plan that complies with this Division on board the ship.
Maximum penalty: $5,500.
(2) In proceedings for an offence against this section in relation to a ship, it is sufficient for the prosecution to allege and prove that a ship is a large ship and that it was in State waters without a shipboard garbage management plan that complies with this Division on board.



AustLII: Copyright Policy | Disclaimers | Privacy Policy | Feedback