House of Representatives Committees

Inquiry into Maritime Salvage in Australian Waters

On Monday, 21 June 2004, the Standing Committee on Transport and Regional Services tabled its report on the inquiry into Maritime Salvage in Australian Waters.

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Ship salvage

Preliminary pages Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations (PDF 44KB)
Chapter 1 Introduction (PDF 19KB)
Chapter 2 Salvage or Emergency Response? (PDF 42KB)
Chapter 3 Salvage Capability (PDF 171KB)
Chapter 4 Legislation and Jurisdiction (PDF 46KB)
Chapter 5 Other Issues: Security, Salvage Personnel and Places of Refuge (PDF 55KB)
Appendix A List of submissions (PDF 16KB)
Appendix B List of exhibits (PDF 15KB)
Appendix C Round Table Participants (PDF 17KB)
Appendix D Terms of Reference for the Australian Maritime Group working group on salvage capacity (PDF 21KB)

Click here for a consolidated copy of the report (PDF 370KB).

Inquiry information

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Transcript of meeting

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