Maritime Rules Part 180

Dumping of Waste or Other Matter

Current version of Part 180

This rule applies:

  • all dumping of waste or other matter into the New Zealand EEZ, and dumping from any New Zealand ship beyond that zone.

Download Maritime Rules Part 180[PDF: 239kB, 10 pages]

Part 180 is concerned with the standards and processes for the deliberate disposal of non-operational waste or other matter from ships, offshore installations and aircraft into the sea. It is also concerned with the deliberate disposal of ships, offshore installations and aircraft into the sea.

Advisory circulars

Advisory circulars describe a rule, its purpose and how to comply
Part 180 advisory circular

[PDF: 1.91MB, 88 pages]

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Material incorporated by reference

Standards and codes referenced in this rule can be found here

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History of Part 180

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]

2010

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Various Amendments 2010.

Marine Protection Various Amendments 2010 [PDF: 86kB, 27 pages]

1998

New part comes into force

Part 180 entered into force on 20 August 1998.

New part signed

Part 180 was signed into law by the Transport Minister on 28 June 1998.

Part 180: Original rule [PDF: 1.44MB, 17 pages]