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We operate a family business and understand the importance of our loved ones returning home from work safely at the end of each day. Our vision is to maintain zero recorded workplace injuries throughout the life of our operation. At AUS-ROV we hold the value of human life higher than anything else and employ risk management strategies to ensure the health and safety of our employees, customers, subcontractors, stakeholders and the communities in which we operate.


AUS-ROV is committed to protecting the health, safety and welfare of all people involved in our operation and of all other people who might be affected by our business activities. We are committed to providing services to customers in a safe, responsible manner and we implement  Safety Management Systems that are designed to prevent harm to people. We continuously improve our Workplace Health & Safety processes and systems to protect the health and safety of employees and customers by eliminating or reducing workplace risks before exposure can occur.

We promote education and awareness as being crucial to the health and safety of our staff and offer ongoing training and development in the areas of workplace health and safety. Our policy is in line with the new Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and we recognise the necessity for continuous improvement and progressively higher standards of health and safety.


ISN is a global resource for connecting corporations with safe, reliable contractors and suppliers from capital-intensive and public sector industries. AUS-ROV workplace safety policies, procedures and management systems have been independently assessed by ISNetword and have been awarded an 'A' grade rating. What does this mean for our clients? It means they can have confidence that AUS-ROV fully comply to all WHS legislation and regulations, and that AUS-ROV have certified management systems in place to ensure that every job gets completed with the highest degree of safety. For more information on ISN visit 





Our vision is for AUS-ROV to operate at absolute minimal cost to the environment. We seek to achieve this through careful analysis of the work environment of every project we undertake and by understanding and adhering to the relevant state or territories Environmental Protection Acts and theEnvironment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999. We highly value the importance of environmental awareness and strive to lessen the impact our business has during the course of its daily operations.


AUS-ROV performs non-intrusive underwater inspections with the goal of providing an environmentally sustainable service to our customers.  We promote throughout our business activities, a work ethic in which protecting the environment is second nature.

We align our environmental policy with the objectives of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and recognise the importance for the protection of the environment, especially those aspects of the environment that are matters of national environmental significance. 

In addition we promote ecologically sustainable development through conservation and ecologically sustainable use of natural resources. We believe in a co-operative approach to the protection and management of the environment involving governments, the community, land-holders and employees and we recognise the importance of indigenous people's involvement in the conservation and ecologically sustainable use of Australia’s biodiversity. 

AUS-ROV is a world leader in providing underwater inspection solutions and services for research and industrial clients and customers. AUS-ROV undertake offshore and onshore ROV operations, project management, subsea intervention and marine engineering, inspection, repair and maintenance to the global civil, industrial and marine operations sector.

Our vision includes recognition as a leading and preferred partner for providing environmentally responsible solutions to the challenges of our clients and customers. We are committed to the protection and maintenance of the environment through sustainable environmental management practices. AUS-ROV is committed to taking all necessary steps to prevent pollution or harm to natural, heritage and built environments. We will achieve our vision through:

  • Implementating and maintaining a documented Environmental Management System compliant with ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems Standard
  • Setting measurable environmental objectives and continual review and improvement of our Environmental Management System to reduce our environmental footprint and minimize the use of scarce resources where practicable
  • Ensuring our Environmental Management System is compliant with all relevant legislative requirements and with any customer driven initiatives which support their project operations, also taking into account local environmental conditions
  • Consulting with all relevant stakeholders and expected participants, ensuring they are aware of, coherant with, and involved in, our Environmental Management System
  • Ensuring our policies, objectives and achievements are communicated to all persons working for and on behalf of AUS-ROV
  • Reviewing the performance of the Environmental Management System against set objectives and targets

This policy applies to all activities conducted by, or on behalf of, AUS-ROV controlled activities. All managers are responsible for supporting and implementing this policy and all employees are responsible for being aware of and complying with this policy as it applies to their roles.

All persons engaged in AUS-ROV's operations are responsible for understanding, promoting and implementing this policy.




AUS-ROV is committed to providing the best available service to our clients. To do so in a responsible manner requires demonstrating a commitment to the quality of the services we provide and an understanding of our customer’s requirements.

To achieve the outcomes to which AUS-ROV strives, management ensures that the following critical elements are at the forefront of our mission.

  • defining the business risks related to their operations incorporating Quality, Environmental, and Occupational Health and Safety aspects of each operation
  • developing and implementing Quality, Environmental, and Occupational Health and Safety plans to reduce, minimise, or eliminate the risks associated with our operations
  • establishing quantifiable parameters related to our operations to allow for the development of measurable objectives and targets aimed at the reduction or elimination of operational risks and promotion of continual improvement objectives
  • maintaining an awareness of the legislative frameworks and updating their operational requirements to ensure that AUS-ROV complies with relevant legislation at all times
  • encouraging employee participation in business operations where appropriate by communicating this policy and other relevant documents to all staff
  • ensuring the currency and continual appropriateness of our policies through regular review