Maritime Offshore Oil and Gas Award 2020 [MA000086]
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12.1 Unpaid meal breaks
(a) An employee is entitled to an unpaid meal break of not less than 30 minutes for each meal.
(b) The employer will not require the employee to work more than 6 hours before the first meal break is taken, or between subsequent meal breaks, if any.
(c) Employees may be required to curtail their meal breaks where operational requirements of the vessel dictate. Breaks will be scheduled by the Master based upon operational requirements so as to ensure continuity of operations.