Lifejacket rules and regulations for Northern Territory, Australia:
One approved life jacket for each person on board the vessel in either inland, immediate or open waters .
Northern Territory Water Police have the ability to issue infringement notices if you fail to comply.
It is important that operators familiarise themselves with the Marine (Pleasure Craft) Regulations in regard to safety equipment requirements, including any exemptions that are applicable.
NT Water Police and other Boating Inspectors conduct frequent patrols at boat ramps and on the water. Continue reading→