30th International Maritime Organisation Assembly – IMO Council “Category B” Elections Result
Australia has been selected to Category B of the IMO Council. Australia captured 143 votes as the third highest most successful candidate. This is Australia first attempt to be voted into Category B whilst serving in Category C for a number of years. Australia’s successful appointment to Category B opens the door for more regional representation especially from the south pacific region.
Meanwhile the United Arab Emirates were also successfully selected a member of the Category B.