Sound practice, safer waters
A best practice guide for operators of small passenger boats on inland waters.
Ref: MCA/IW/01 PDF, 406KB, 56 pages
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‘Sound practice, safer waters: Inland Waters Small Passenger Boat Code’ is a guide for:
- navigation authorities
- licensing authorities
- operators of passenger boats
Passenger boats are vessels carrying no more than 12 passengers on inland waters.
Types of passenger boats include:
- trip boats
- hotel boats
- water taxis operating in harbour areas, estuaries, lakes, rivers and canals
Published: 6 May 2014