39 Suspension or cancellation of licences by court in
connection with offence
(1) A court that convicts the holder of a marine safety licence of a
marine safety offence in connection with activities to which the licence
relates may, by order:
(a) cancel or suspend the licence, and
(b) disqualify the convicted person from holding or obtaining such a
licence for a period specified by the court.
(2) Any disqualification under this section is in addition to any
penalty imposed for the offence.
(3) In this section, a marine safety
offence means any offence relating to the operation of a vessel that
causes the death or injury of a person or damage to property, or that causes a
risk of any such death, injury or damage.
Note. A licence may also be suspended or cancelled in connection with an
alcohol or drug related boating offence—see section