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The Commission recommended that the Ministry of Transport undertake research to determine the merits of a regulatory system for the recreational maritime sector, in line with overseas best practice, and how such a system may incorporate licensing, registration and boat design standards to improve the safety of New Zealand’s recreational maritime sector.
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The Ministry accepts this recommendation. The Ministry routinely reviews regulatory systems overseas and will continue to do this for the recreational maritime sector.
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