Ferry and Charter Boat Industry Code of Practice - Western Australia


This code provides comprehensive and practical advice on preventive strategies relating to safety and health hazards and risks commonly associated with the ferry and charter boat industry, in order to improve the working environment of Western Australians. It applies to owners, operators, managers, masters, mates, coxswains, engine drivers, engineers and deckhands.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

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Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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