Göteborg: 7 September 2022

Australia: AMSA issues updated marine notice for managing biofouling and in-water cleaning

We have received information from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) which has issued an updated marine notice on the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry's requirements for managing biofouling and in-water cleaning.


This updated marine notice provides general information to vessel owners, operators, ports and marinas on:

Read marine notice 11/2022.


These requirements and guidelines help manage the risks that biofouling and in-water cleaning pose to Australia’s biosecurity and environment. For more information, please visit the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries website.



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