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This instrument determines the amount of wages of seafarers performing particular types of work on board ships registered in the Australian International Shipping Register.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Registered 02 Aug 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Aug-2016
Tabled Senate30-Aug-2016
Date of repeal 31 Dec 2017
Repealed by Self Repealing
Table of contents.

 

Shipping Registration (International Register—Minimum Wages) Determination 2016

I, Darren Chester, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, make the following determination.

Dated 28 July 2016

Darren Chester

Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

 

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Amount of wages.......................................................................................................... 1

6............ Repeal of this instrument............................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Australian International Shipping Register (Minimum Wages) Determination 2012             3

 


1  Name

                   This is the Shipping Registration (International Register—Minimum Wages) Determination 2016.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

3 August 2016

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsections 61AE(3) and (5) of the Shipping Registration Act 1981.

Note 1:       This instrument determines the amount of wages of seafarers performing particular types of work. The amount of wages determined by this instrument for a seafarer performing a particular type of work is the minimum amount of wages that can be specified in the work agreement of a seafarer working, or proposing to work, on board a ship that is registered in the International Register when it is used to engage in international trading (see sections 61AC, 61AD and 61AE of the Shipping Registration Act 1981).

Note 2:       For the definitions of International Register, international trading, ITF template agreement, seafarer, ship and work agreement, see the Shipping Registration Act 1981.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

5  Amount of wages

                   The amount of wages of a seafarer performing the work of a classification mentioned in column 1 of an item of the following table is the amount mentioned in column 2 of the item.

 

Amount of wages

Item

Column 1

Classification

Column 2

Amount, in US dollars, per calendar month

1

Master

5,786

2

Chief Engineer

5,270

3

Chief Officer

3,780

4

First Engineer

3,780

5

Second Officer

3,053

6

Second Engineer

3,053

7

Radio Officer

3,053

8

Electrical Engineer

3,053

9

Chief Steward

3,053

10

Third Officer

2,946

11

Third Engineer

2,946

12

Electrician

2,642

13

Bosun

2,001

14

Carpenter

2,001

15

Fitter/Repairer

2,001

16

Chief Cook

2,001

17

Donkeyman

2,001

18

Pumpman

2,001

19

Able Seaman

1,806

20

Fireman/Motorman

1,806

21

Oiler/Greaser

1,806

22

Steward

1,806

23

Second Cook

1,557

24

Messroom Steward

1,557

25

Ordinary Seaman

1,375

26

Wiper

1,375

27

Deck Boy

1,132

28

Catering Boy

1,132

 

Note:          The classifications and wage amounts determined by this instrument are the same as the classifications and wage amounts set out in the ITF template agreement.

6  Repeal of this instrument

                   This instrument is repealed at the end of 31 December 2017.


Schedule 1Repeals

  

Australian International Shipping Register (Minimum Wages) Determination 2012

1  The whole of the determination

Repeal the determination.