50 Point Safety Check

At Nautilus Marine Insurance, we want you to be able to enjoy the moment knowing that we’ve got you covered. To help ensure your peace of mind, we’ve teamed up with the Boating Industry Assocaition of NSW (BIA) to promote the 50 Point Safety Check as part of your yearly boat maintenance routine.

The recommended retail price of the check is just $99, but Nautilus Marine Insurance is offering customers a $50 discount on their Insurance Premium upon presentation of a completed, and approved, 50 Point Safety Check certificate.The 50 Point Safety Check can only be provided by trade qualified members of the Marine Industry Mechanical Repairers Association (MIMRA), a full list of providers can be found at www.50pointcheck.com.au.

What to do next:

Book a 50 Point Boat Safety Check with a MIMRA approved dealer. For a list of all authorised providers visit www.50pointcheck.com.au
Number 2Send us a copy of your approved 50 Point Safety Check certificate with your policy or quote number. If you use an Insurance Broker, they can send this to us on your behalf.
Number 3We'll discount your insurance Premium with us by $50 (incl. GST)

The Checklist

The 50 Point Boat Safety check covers:

Steering systemTrailer RegistrationEngine
Battery and hold-downsWinch, cable and hookGear oil condition
Fuel tank and restraintsLightsDrive oil remote bottle level
Fuel lines and filterCouplingEngine oil
Hull and transomTrailer adjustmentsPower trim oil
Instruments.dash lightingSafety chainRemote controls operation
Navigation lightsTrailer general conditionElectrical harness
Wiring and fusesTrailer registrationBattery Cables, terminals and swirtches
Windscreen/wipersWheels and wheel bearingsBelts
Mooring ropes/lines Charging system
Bilge pumps and float-switch operationFUELStarting Mechanism
Sea cocks and valvesVisual inspection and ethanol testTrim/tilt operation
SAFETY Trim/tab/anodes
Life Jackets Attaching bolts/thumb screws
Anchor/chain/rope Closed cooling system
Oars and paddles  Engine mounts
Fire extinguisher  Battery
Sound Signal Fuel filters
Waterproof torch Air filters and flame arrestors
Bailer bucket Engine cooling condition
Safety /bucket Engine mounts

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Conditions Apply

The 50 Point Safety Check is suitable for single engine trailer boats under 8 metres long. The 50 Point Safety Check is not a pink slip or requirement of vessel registration. All observations, assessments and recommendations relate specifically to the time of inspection. Safety equipment requirements are correct at time of printing, but may be subject to change. Detailed safety requirements and exemptions for all vessels can be found in the NSW Maritime “Safe Boating Handbook” or at www.maritime.nsw.gov.au.

The owner agrees that this Safety Check is to be used as a guide only and agrees to rely on its own enquiries and on the skill and competence of the Provider in providing this service. The Boating Industry Association of NSW Ltd (BIA) and the Marine Industry Mechanical Repairers Association (MIMRA) make no representations as to the competence of any of its members and takes no responsibility for any loss or damage that might be suffered by the Owner as a result of any services provided by any member of the BIA or MIMRA, including the Safety Check.

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