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Dangerous Goods (Shipping) Regulation 2012

Part 4

L.N. 56 of 2012

Section 17


Part 4
Provisions Relating to Type 3 Vessels

17. Application

Sections 18, 20, 23, 25 and 29 do not apply to pyrotechnic special effects materials conveyed in accordance with the requirements specified in the Entertainment Special Effects Ordinance (Cap. 560) by type 3 vessels.

18. Permits required for conveyance of dangerous goods by type 3 vessels

(1) Except under the authority of a permit granted under section 19, a type 3 vessel must not convey any dangerous goods.

(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to the conveyance, by type 3 vessels of—

(a) any Schedule 2 dangerous goods in packaged form not exceeding the exempt quantity;
(b) any Schedule 2 dangerous goods in consumer packs;
(c) any Schedule 1 or 2 dangerous goods that are exempt by virtue of the Dangerous Goods (Application and Exemption) Regulation 2012 from the operation of section 6 of the Ordinance in respect of conveyance at sea;
(d) any Class 2, 3 or 3A dangerous goods in bulk; or
(e) any radioactive substances that are subject to regulation 7 of the Radiation (Control of Radioactive Substances) Regulations (Cap. 303 sub. leg. A).

(3) If subsection (1) is contravened, the owner of the vessel commits an offence and is liable on conviction to—