Mooring Licence - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this a mooring licence in order to occupy moorings in NSW. Types of licence for which you may apply include:

  • private mooring licences, which authorise a specified vessel to occupy a specified mooring
  • commercial mooring licences, which authorise the licensee to allow vessels associated with their business to occupy a specified mooring
  • courtesy mooring licences, which authorise the licensee to allow any vessel to occupy a specified mooring
  • emergency mooring licences, which authorise the licensee to allow any vessel to occupy a specified mooring under emergency circumstances.

Please be aware that your licence may be subject to conditions and exemptions apply.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • submit an application form
  • provide a copy of your Certificate of Registration of business name or Certificate of Incorporation. If you are a sole trader or partnership without a registered business name you must provide a copy of the ABN Advice Certificate or Statutory Declaration stating the nature of your business
  • provide a detailed description of your proposed usage of the mooring site and any associated shore-based facilities (land-based marine facilities and services)
  • provide proof of identify for both your business entity and nominated representative
  • comply with the current planning control instruments
  • pay the relevant fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

1 year.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

Transport for NSW
Roads and Maritime Services
NSW Maritime Division

Act(s) name

Ports and Maritime Administration Act 1995 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Ports and Maritime Administration Regulation 2012 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries
Transport for NSW
Roads and Maritime Services
NSW Maritime Division


Operating address:
James Craig Road
Rozelle
New South Wales 2039
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 5100
Camperdown
New South Wales 1450

Phone:

13 12 56

Phone:

02 9563 8557

Fax:

02 9563 8522
contactus@rms.nsw.gov.au

Supporting information

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