Ecolex Logo
The gateway to
environmental law
Search results » Legislation

Small Craft Act, 2014 (No. 14 of 2015).

Country/Territory
Antigua and Barbuda
Document type
Legislation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to regulate and control small craft operations in Antigua and Barbuda and for incidental and connected purposes.
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Navigation Registration
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Entry into force notes
Enters into force on 1 January 2016 (S.I. No. 59 of 2015).
Abstract

This Act provides rules for small craft operating within Antigua and Barbuda waters, irrespective of whether the small craft is also licensed or registered under any other law in Antigua and Barbuda. The Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping (“ADOMS”) shall be the authority responsible for the registration, licensing and regulation of small craft. “Small craft” means a vessel of less than 24 metres of length, whether non self-propelled, power-driven, manoeuvred

Full text
English