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Maritime New Zealand

Maritime NZ is a Crown entity, governed by an independent board appointed by the Governor-General.

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At Maritime New Zealand, it is our mission to lead and support the maritime community to take responsibility for ensuring our seas are safe, secure and clean, on behalf of all New Zealanders.

Carrying out this work are 190 staff spread around the country. While most are based at our head office in Wellington, we also maintain a regional office in each of the 10 major ports, and have dedicated search and rescue and marine pollution response services based in the Hutt Valley and Auckland, respectively.

Maritime NZ is a Crown entity, governed by an independent board appointed by the Governor-General on the recommendation of the Minister of Transport.