Keeping you safe

We want all our customers to know that your health and safety, and that of our staff, is always our highest priority. 

We are continuing to implement a high level of extra health and hygiene measures across all our businesses, including:

  • continuing our increased level of hygiene and cleanliness
  • offering sanitiser
  • staff staying home if they're unwell
  • encouraging our guests to self-manage their safety practices

For any questions about your booking, or other enquiries, please get in touch with the Marlborough Tour Company team:

Contact us

  • +64 3 577 9997 
  • 0800 99 0800 (FREE within NZ) 
  • email us


Standard safety

Marlborough Tour Company makes every effort to ensure the safety of our guests and staff across the breadth of our business.

Our vessel fleet complies with all Maritime New Zealand requirements for passenger vessels and all vessels are independently surveyed through a strict accreditation process. All vessel staff hold the relevant qualifications for skipper and crew, with all staff participating in ongoing safety training. 


Our land based fleet complies with Land Transport requirements for passenger vehicles with all vehicles undergoing a 6 monthly safety check through independent testing.  All vehicle staff hold the appropriate licences and passenger endorsements. 


Throughout the company Health and Safety of passengers and staff is taken seriously.  We have extensive company policies for vessel and vehicle staff with ongoing training and awareness programs taking place.  

Our fleet, from boats to vehicles, is regularly serviced and offers optimal safety features.

We constantly gain feedback from guests and staff and seek to make changes where practicable.

We keep up to date on the latest safety regulations and advice to ensure we follow best practice.

All Marlborough Tour Company vehicles and cruise vessels are smoke free.