Marine Protection Rules Part 123B

Documents (Record Books and Manuals)

What Part 123B applies to

This rule applies to:

  • Oil tankers of all sizes
  • other ships of 400 tonnes gross tonnage or more
  • New Zealand ships, warships and other ships of the New Zealand Defence Force
  • foreign ships operating in areas of the sea under New Zealand jurisdiction.
Maritime Rules Part 123B [PDF: 116kB, 19 pages]

 

Overview of Part 123B

Part 123B sets requirements for standardised recording of shipboard operations involving oil or oily mixtures and their discharge and escape. It also includes the provision of shipboard manuals to guide crew performing such operations.

The form of record book for oil tankers and for other ships of 400 tonnes gross tonnage or more, are prescribed.

Part 123B gives effect to standards found in Regulations 17, 31.4, 35 and 36 of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78.

 

Materials incorporated by reference in Part 123B

This rule was signed by the Minister of Transport on 20 May 1998 and came into force on 20 August 1998.

Documents (Record Books and Manuals)

  • International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (the Polar Code), the environment-related provisions in the Introduction and all of Part II-A, adopted by the Marine Environment Protection Committee of the IMO by Resolution MEPC.264(68)

Getting copies of material incorporated by reference

Some materials can be accessed and viewed free online, other material is subject to copyright and can either be purchased from the original source or viewed as an electronic copy at Maritime New Zealand.

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History of Part 123B

2019

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments on 13 December 2019.

Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments 2019 [PDF: 474kB, 10 pages]

2018

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments (Changes Related to Conventions) 2017, in February 2018.

Maritne Protection Rules Various Amendments 2017 [PDF: 2.23Mb, 23 pages]

2015

Amendment

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

Marine Protection Rules Various Amendments 2015 [PDF: 352kB, 10 pages]

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, with in force dates of 1 October 2010 and 1 January 2011.

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

2008

Amendment

This Part was amended by Marine Protection Amendment Rules (Parts 120, 121A, 122, 123A and 123B) in 2008.

Marine Protection Amendment Rules 2008 [PDF: 467kB, 49 pages]

1998

New part comes into force

Part 123B entered into force on 20 August 1998.

New part signed

Part 123B was signed into law by the Transport Minister on 20 May 1998.

Part 123B: Original rule [PDF: 4.47Mb, 56 pages]