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Mental health resources
Find out about the supports and resources available if you or someone you know has mental health concerns.
Scheme coverage
A scheme of occupational health and safety, rehabilitation and workers' compensation for defined seafaring employees.
Health and safety representatives (HSRs)
Access information for HSRs and employees interested in being a HSR, including functions, training providers, and a HSR network.
01 Feb 2024

On 22 December 2014, the Federal Court of Australia unanimously decided in the case of Samson Maritime Pty Ltd v Noel Aucote [2014] FCAFC 182 (Samson v Aucote), that sections 19(2)–(4) of the Seafarers Act extend the operation of the Seafarers Act.

08 Jan 2024

The Government has announced, through the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook, that it will inject $900,000 into the Seafarers Safety Net Fund.

Meeting outcomes
01 Dec 2023

The Seacare Authority met in Melbourne on 17 November 2023. The key outcomes of the meeting are set out in this news item.

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Date printed 05 Mar 2024