The Marine Transport Association (MTA) was formed in 1970 to represent the owners of restricted limits shipping. Large and small operators make up the membership and are active in passenger transport, charters, aquaculture, bare boat charter, work boat and fishing.
As an Incorporated Society, the MTA represents many fleet operators, seafarers and service providers throughout the country.
Funding for the Association comes principally from subscriptions and sponsorship. Our key objective is to advocate and support the domestic fleet to ensure a safe and viable industry.
The Association has served its members for nearly 50 years and provides a variety of benefits to members, including: