Maritime Rules Part 150

Carriage of Cargoes – harmful substances carried in packaged form

Current version of Part 150

This rule applies:

  • New Zealand ships anywhere, except ships of the New Zealand Defence Force
  • foreign ships operating within areas of the sea under New Zealand jurisdiction.

Download Maritime Rules Part 150[PDF: 290kB, 11 pages]

Part 150 sets out requirements, drawn from Annex III of MARPOL 73/78, for the prevention of pollution by harmful substances carried by sea in packaged form.

The rules must be read in conjunction with the maritime rules in Part 24A: Carriage of Cargoes - Dangerous Goods, which contains detailed requirements for packaging, marking, labelling and associated documentation for the carriage of harmful substances in packaged form.

Material incorporated by reference

Standards and codes referenced in this rule can be found here

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History of Part 150

2016

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments 2016 in November 2016.

Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments 2016 [PDF: 197kB, 7 pages]

2015

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments 2014, in 2015.

Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments 2014 [PDF: 411kB, 13 pages]

2014

Amendment

This Part was amended by Part 24A: Carriage of Cargoes – Dangerous Goods in 2014.

Part 24A: Carriage of Cargoes – Dangerous Goods 2014 [PDF: 556kB, 44 pages]

1998

New part comes into force

Part 150 entered into force on 20 August 1998.

New part signed

Part 150 was signed into law by the Transport Minister on 28 June 1998.

Part 150: Original rule [PDF: 543.7kB, 10 pages]