Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2000

  • revoked
  • Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2000: revoked, on 1 April 2014, by regulation 11 of the Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/26).

Reprint
as at 1 April 2014

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2000

(SR 2000/269)

Michael Hardie Boys, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 11th day of December 2000

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

  • Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2000: revoked, on 1 April 2014, by regulation 11 of the Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/26).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Transport.


Pursuant to section 445(1) of the Maritime Transport Act 1994, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2000.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 February 2001.

3 Interpretation
  • In these regulations, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    Act or MTA means the Maritime Transport Act 1994

    Authority means Maritime New Zealand

    Director means the Director of Maritime New Zealand

    employee means a person who is employed by the Authority

    MPR means the Marine Protection Rules

    MR means the Maritime Rules

    Regulation 3 Authority: substituted, on 1 July 2005, by section 11(4) of the Maritime Transport Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 98).

    Regulation 3 Director: amended, on 1 July 2005, by section 11(4) of the Maritime Transport Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 98).

4 Appropriate hourly rates of employees or contractors
  • (1) For the purposes of regulations 5(1) and 7 and Schedule 1, the hourly rates are as provided for in subclauses (2) and (3).

    (2) For any of the environment protection services specified in Schedule 1, the hourly rate is $235.

    (3) For any of the other services specified in Schedule 1, the hourly rates are as follows:

    • (a) for the period beginning on 1 July 2013 and ending on 30 June 2014, $144:

    • (b) for the period beginning on 1 July 2014 and ending on 30 June 2015, $166:

    • (c) for the period beginning on 1 July 2015 and ending on 30 June 2016, $184:

    • (d) for the period beginning on 1 July 2016 and ending on 30 June 2017, $201:

    • (e) for the period beginning on 1 July 2017 and ending on 30 June 2018, $218:

    • (f) for the period beginning on 1 July 2018, $235.

    (4) The descriptions given in the first column of Schedules 1 and 2 are intended only to be an indication of the content of the provisions or rules they describe, and are not intended to be used in the interpretation of the provisions or rules.

    Regulation 4: replaced, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 4 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

5 Charges
  • (1) The charges payable for the services stated in Schedule 1 are the sum of the number of hours (including part hours) spent by each employee or contractor of the Authority in providing the service multiplied by the hourly rate set out in regulation 4(2) or (3), as the case may be.

    (2) The charges payable in accordance with subclause (1) are not subject to rounding off.

    (3) If, in relation to the charges calculated in accordance with subclause (1), an employee or a contractor is required to travel by land, sea, or air to the place where the work is to be carried out or the service is to be provided, the person liable to pay those charges must, in addition to those charges, pay the following:

    • (a) if the travel is in relation to the first visit to that place in relation to the service to be provided, travelling costs calculated by multiplying the number of hours or parts of an hour spent travelling between the nearest office of the Authority at which the employee or contractor is based and that place by one and one-third of the appropriate hourly rate:

    • (b) if the travel is in relation to a subsequent visit to that place in relation to the same service,—

      • (i) the actual and reasonable costs incurred in travelling to that place from the nearest office of the Authority at which the appropriate employee or contractor is based; and

      • (ii) an amount calculated at the appropriate hourly rate for every hour or part of an hour spent travelling between that place and that office for the purpose of carrying out the work or providing the service.

    Regulation 5(1): amended, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 5(1)(a) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

    Regulation 5(1): amended, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 5(1)(b) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

    Regulation 5(3): replaced, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 5(2) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

5A Charges for maritime operation activities, certificates, and permits
  • (1) The charges set out in Schedule 1A are payable to the Authority for the matters stated in that schedule, being matters concerning maritime operation activities, certificates, and permits.

    (2) The charges referred to in this regulation are payable—

    • (a) at the rate specified in the second to seventh columns of Schedule 1A, based on the year during which the relevant application is made; and

    • (b) at the time at which the application is made.

    (3) For the purposes of this regulation, year means the 12-month period beginning on 1 July in any year.

    Regulation 5A: inserted, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 6 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

6 Charges for seafarer certificates, licences, permits, and endorsements
  • (1) The charges set out in Schedule 2 are payable to the Authority for the matters stated in that schedule, being matters concerning the issue of certificates, licences, permits, and endorsements.

    (1A) [Revoked]

    (2) If a charge for the recognition of a particular non-New Zealand certificate is not specified in Schedule 2, the charge for the recognition of that certificate is the same as the charge for the equivalent New Zealand certificate.

    (3) The charges referred to in this regulation are payable at the time at which the relevant application is made.

    Regulation 6 heading: amended, on 5 July 2012, by regulation 4(1) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2012 (SR 2012/112).

    Regulation 6(1): amended, on 5 July 2012, by regulation 4(2) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2012 (SR 2012/112).

    Regulation 6(1A): revoked, on 5 July 2012, by regulation 4(3) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2012 (SR 2012/112).

    Regulation 6(2): added, on 8 August 2004, by regulation 3 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2004 (SR 2004/209).

    Regulation 6(3): inserted, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 7 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

7 Charges if work or service not able to be completed or commenced
  • If an employee or a contractor acting in good faith is for any reason not able to commence or complete any work or service to which these regulations relate, and incurs expenses for that work or service, the person who requested the work or service must pay to the Authority—

    • (a) a charge calculated at the appropriate hourly rate for every hour or part of an hour that the employee or contractor is engaged on the work or service; and

    • (b) a charge for the employee's or contractor's travelling time calculated in accordance with regulation 5(3) (whether or not the service commenced or continued following that travel); and

    • (c) actual and reasonable accommodation and other expenses incurred by the employee or contractor.

    Regulation 7: amended, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 8(1) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

    Regulation 7(a): amended, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 8(2) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

    Regulation 7(b): replaced, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 8(3) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

    Regulation 7(c): amended, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 8(2) of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

7A Charges relating to costs and expenses incurred by Director in relation to specialist services
  • (1) If, in relation to any of the work or services referred to in these regulations, the Director engages the services of a specialist, the person liable to pay the charges for the work or service must pay charges to meet the costs and expenses incurred by the Director in engaging that specialist.

    (2) The charges referred to in this regulation are payable at the time at which the relevant application is made.

    (3) In this regulation, specialist means a person who provides work or services that are—

    • (a) beyond the areas of expertise possessed by the employees or contractors referred to in these regulations; and

    • (b) essential to enable the relevant work or services to be satisfactorily completed.

    Regulation 7A: inserted, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 9 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

8 Director may refund or waive charges
  • The Director may authorise the refund or waiver of any charge, in whole or in part, if—

    • (a) the ship for which the charge is payable—

      • (i) is operated principally for training purposes on a national basis by an incorporated society or a charitable trust; or

      • (ii) is operated principally for search and rescue purposes:

    • (b) the charge is payable in respect of an application for an exemption from a maritime rule or a marine protection rule and, in the Director's view, charging for the application would be unreasonable:

    • (c) previous decisions on an application of the same kind mean that the amount of work and the costs involved in deciding the application are reduced:

    • (d) the applicant withdraws the application before work on deciding the application has commenced, or when the work is at an early stage.

    Regulation 8: replaced, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 10 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

9 Charges inclusive of goods and service tax
  • The charges and rates of charges prescribed by these regulations are inclusive of goods and services tax.

10 Revocation
  • The Shipping (Fees) Regulations 1990 (SR 1990/320) are revoked.


Schedule 1
Certificates and permits subject to hourly charge

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  • Schedule 1: replaced, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 11 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

Maritime operations

 

Reference to legislation

Port and flag

Recognition of overseas crew certificates (fishing)

 

s 41 MTA

Recognition of foreign vessels on charter or demise charter

 

s 41 MTA

Vessel detentions

 

s 55 MTA

Second and subsequent inspections of New Zealand vessels

 

s 54 MTA

Second and subsequent inspections of foreign vessels

 

s 54 MTA

Initial flag state inspections

 

s 54 MTA

Certificates

Passenger ship safety certificate

 

Part 46 MR and s 41 MTA

Cargo ship safety certificate

 

Part 46 MR and s 41 MTA

Cargo ship safety radio certificate

 

Part 46 MR and s 41 MTA

International load line exemption certificate

 

Part 47 MR and s 41 MTA

Exemptions from rules

 

s 47 MTA and s 395 MTA

Appointment of overseas surveyors

 

Part 46 MR and s 41 MTA

Approval/acceptance of safety equipment

 

Parts 42A, 42B MR and s 41 MTA

Assessment of applications under Resource Management Act 1991 affecting navigation

 

s 89A RMA

Other survey/vessel certificates (SOLAS and non-SOLAS)

 

s 41 MTA

Recognition of surveyors

 

Part 46 MR and s 41 MTA

High-speed craft safety certificate

 

Part 40F MR

Permit to operate high-speed craft

 

Part 40F MR

Authorised person certificate

 

s 41 MTA

Muster list approval

 

Part 23 MR

Approval of crew accommodation plans

 

Part 51.5 MR

Approval/acceptance of products

 

ss 41 MTA and 270 MTA

Wing in ground craft safety certificate

 

Part 40G MR and s 41 MTA

Light craft compliance certificate

 

Part 40F MR and s 41 MTA

Safety case approval

 

Part 40G MR and s 41 MTA

Environment protection

Dump permits

 

Part 180 MPR and s 270 MTA

Dispersant approval

 

Part 132 MPR

Certificates of insurance

 

Part 102 MPR and s 270 MTA

Shipboard marine oil spill contingency plans

 

Part 130A MPR

Offshore installation oil spill plan

 

Part 200 MPR

Oil transfer site marine oil spill contingency plans

 

Part 130B MPR and s 270 MTA

Discharge management plan

 

Part 200 MPR and s 270 MTA

International oil pollution prevention certificate (IOPPC)

 

Part 200 MPR and s 270 MTA

Marine environment protection audits and inspections

 

s 396 MTA

Audits

Marine environment protection inspections and audits

 

s 396 MTA

Audits and inspections of maritime activity

 

s 54 MTA

Seafarer services

Moderation of exams

 

s 48 MTA

Maritime training institution audits

 

s 54 MTA

Recognition of non-New Zealand certificates

 

s 41 MTA

Training framework, course, and training programme approval

 

Part 35 MR

Other activities

Vessel security assessments

 

ss 431 and 445 MTA

Port security assessments

 

ss 431 and 445 MTA

Seizure of products

 

ss 55 and 397 MTA

Erection or alteration of navigational aids

 

s 200 MTA

Audit and inspections of maritime activity

 

s 54 MTA

Test for jet boat driver licence

 

Part 82 MR

Schedule 1A
Fixed fees for documents

r 5A

  • Schedule 1A: inserted, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 11 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

Maritime operations

 

Fees ($) (including GST) for applicable year

  

2013/

2014

 

2014/

2015

 

2015/

2016

 

2016/

2017

 

2017/

2018

 

2018

Crewing exemption

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

International tonnage certificate

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

International load line certificate

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

New Zealand load line certificate

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

New Zealand load line exemption certificate

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

Harbour navigational-aid consent

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

New Zealand barge safety certificate

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

Safe crewing document

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

New Zealand ship safety certificate and record of equipment

 

144

 

166

 

184

 

201

 

218

 

235

Non-SOLAS ship international voyage

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

Continuous synopsis record

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

Diving compliance certificate

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

Fishing compliance certificate

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

Jet boat compliance certificate

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

Commercial rafting compliance certificate

 

288

 

332

 

368

 

402

 

436

 

470

Approval of medical practitioners, optometrists and examiners

 

432

 

498

 

552

 

603

 

654

 

705

Schedule 2
Seafarer licensing pricing

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  • Schedule 2: replaced, on 5 July 2012, by regulation 5 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2012 (SR 2012/112).

Certificates issued Reference to legislation Charge (incl GST)
($)
Ro-ro passenger ship endorsement Part 31 MR 236.13
Revalidation of certificate of competency Parts 31A and 31C MR 236.13
Certified deckhand Part 32 MR 236.13
Advanced deckhand Part 32 MR 416.04
Advanced deckhand fishing endorsement Part 32 MR 416.04
Deck watch rating certificate Part 32 MR 236.13
Able seafarer deck Part 32 MR 236.13
Able seafarer engine Part 32 MR 236.13
Electrotechnical rating Part 32 MR 236.13
Electrotechnical officer Part 32 MR 523.38
Engine room watch rating certificate Part 32 MR 236.13
Local launch operator (LLO) Part 32 MR 416.04
Revalidation of local launch operator Part 32 MR 236.13
Local launch operator endorsements Part 32 MR 236.13
Inshore launchmaster (ILM) Part 32 MR 416.04
New Zealand offshore watchkeeper (NZOW) Part 32 MR 544.84
New Zealand offshore master Part 32 MR 728.84
New Zealand offshore master holding NZOW Part 32 MR 236.13
STCW95 (for offshore master) Part 32 MR 311.78
STCWF endorsement (for offshore master) Part 32 MR 311.78
Mate of deep-sea fishing vessel Part 32 MR 728.84
Master of deep-sea fishing vessel Part 32 MR 728.84
Officer in charge of navigational watch of foreign-going ship  Part 32 MR 728.84
Chief mate of foreign-going ship  Part 32 MR 1,040.62
Master of foreign-going ship less than 3 000 gross tonnage Part 32 MR 736.00
Master of foreign-going ship (master mariner) Part 32 MR 736.00
Marine engineer class 6 Part 32 MR 523.38
Marine engineer class 5 Part 32 MR 523.38
Marine engineer class 4 Part 32 MR 523.38
Marine engineer class 3 Part 32 MR 523.38
Marine engineer class 2F Part 32 MR 1,084.58
Marine engineer class 2 Part 32 MR 1,040.62
Marine engineer class 2 endorsed chief engineer Part 32 MR 311.78
Marine engineer class 1 Part 32 MR 523.38
GMDSS radio operator Part 32 MR 236.13
Tanker endorsements (class 1 and 2) Part 32 MR 236.13
Sailing vessel endorsement Part 32 MR 236.13
High-speed vessel endorsement Part 32 MR 236.13
Second or subsequent examination attempt Part 32 MR 166.62
New Zealand chief mate (yacht) Part 32 MR 728.84
New Zealand master (yacht less than 500 gross tonnage) Part 32 MR 728.84
New Zealand master (yacht) Part 32 MR 728.84
Compass adjuster Part 45 MR 311.78
Commercial jet boat driver licence Part 82 MR 271.00
Pilot’s licence Part 90 MR 236.13
Pilotage exemption certificate Part 90 MR 236.13
Recognition of non-New Zealand certificate as equivalent to master of foreign-going ship s 41 MTA 1,090.71
Recognition of non-New Zealand certificate as equivalent to first or second mate of foreign-going ship s 41 MTA 1,090.71
Recognition of non-New Zealand certificate as equivalent to marine engineer class 1 s 41 MTA 1,090.71
Recognition of non-New Zealand certificate as equivalent to marine engineer class 2 s 41 MTA 1,090.71
Recognition of non-New Zealand certificate as equivalent to marine engineer class 3 s 41 MTA 1,090.71
Replacement certificates and licences (when lost) s 445(1) MTA 236.13
  • Schedule 2: amended, on 1 July 2013, by regulation 12 of the Shipping (Charges) Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/155).

Marie Shroff,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 14 December 2000.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Shipping (Charges) Regulations 2000 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint