Maritime New Zealand's te reo Māori name – Nō te rere moana Aotearoa – accompanies te manaia – the guardian – in our logo. Together, they reflect our role as the guardian of New Zealand’s flowing waters.
Recent experience requirements for holders of Pilotage Exemption Certificates are outlined in Marine Guidance Notice issue 23, which clarifies the current provisions under Maritime Rules Part 90. Read the guidance notice
SeaCert continues to progress, and MNZ representatives have been receiving valuable industry feedback into the development process. More on SeaCert
MNZ signs up to lifejacket wear principles
Lifejackets are crucial to saving lives and MNZ supports International Lifejacket Wear Principles that aim to make lifejackets part of any media, publicity, or advertising campaign involving small boats. Read the media release
MOSS work is continuing at pace.
The proposed MOSS rules are with MoT and will be given to the Minister in early July with signing expected soon after.
Good progress was made this month on the likely implementation matters, with decisions now being made on the design of some of the key process and systems needed for MOSS to work well – with ongoing industry support and advice from the MOSS Industry Advisory Group. Read more