Haylock Maritime’s expert maritime consultants provide consultancy and surveying services to the maritime industry. Our clients include shipping lines, towage companies, Federal and State Governments, freight forwarders and shippers.

Consultancy services focus on:

Surveying services focus on:

We also distribute maritime publications and software.

Accident/Incident investigations

Haylock Maritime works with shipping companies, lawyers and governments to provide independent investigations and confidential reports into maritime accidents and incidents.

ISM systems

Haylock Maritime can help implement ISM systems for your vessels. Our services include:

  • preparing and/or updating system manuals
  • advising on and assisting with system implementation
  • undertaking internal audits and assisting vessels through external audits.

Shipment of Dangerous Goods

Refer to the Dangerous Goods page to find out about our training and consultancy services relating to Dangerous Goods Management.


Haylock Maritime is able to provide technical assistance to lawyers involved in maritime matters, in particular:

  • providing plain English interpretations of maritime issues
  • reviewing witness statements
  • locating and vetting expert witnesses.

Haylock Maritime is able to provide services to the court, including the provision of expert witnesses.

Port state control

Haylock Maritime can assist you to prepare for PSC inspections in Australia.

We can give your staff:

  • advice on preparing for a PSC inspection
  • an understanding of PSC action codes and consequences
  • identification of defects which could cause detention or serious deficiencies
  • strategies to remedy any defects found.