The Guild's counterpart in Australia and with whom we have a fraternal relationship.
NZ Council of Trade Unions
The CTU is an organisation which represents over 30 affiliated unions providing a common voice to represent them in national employment, social and economic issues
Australian Council of Trade Unions
The ACTU is the peak union council and national union centre in Australia representing 2 million workers.
Representing ship's masters, officers, cadets and other professional staff in the marine industries , this organisation has 19,000 members with it's headquarters in England
International Transport Workers' Federation
Founded in 1896, the ITF is a federation of more than 570 transport workers trade unions in over 130 countries representing 5 million workers. It represents transport trade unions and transport workers, including seafarers, on an international basis.
International Maritime Organisation
Set up in 1948 by the United Nations as IMCO, IMO is the organisation empowered to promote regulatory controls among governments to encourage the highest standards of marine safety, efficiency of navigation and control of marine pollution.
Maritime New Zealand
A Government agency, Maritime New Zealand administers New Zealand's maritime legislation and provides advice to the Government on maritime matters including new rules and regulations. It is also empowered to investigate marine accidents and other safety issues.
Transport Accident Investigation Commission (TAIC)
TAIC is the NZ Crown entity responsible for the independent investigation of significant aviation, rail and marine accidents and incidents. Its principal purpose is to investigate accidents with the view to avoiding similar occurrences.
NZ Maritime Pilot's Association
The NZMPA is a organisation set up to promote the professional interests of NZ maritime pilots and to enhance the status of pilots and ship masters when associated with pilotage.
Merchant Navy Association
This is the official site of the Merchant Navy Association. It provides useful links to many associated MN sites including Red - Duster.