Permit to Undertake Activities at a State Jetty - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to undertake any of the following activities at a State jetty:

  • berthing an unregistered vessel or a vessel that does not hold a current national certificate of survey or operation
  • altering a jetty, including the installation of any lifting device, crane or utility service
  • berthing a vessel alongside a restricted area
  • erecting, exhibiting or displaying a notice, sign, bill, poster or advertisement on a State jetty
  • berthing an unseaworthy vessel
  • swimming or diving within 30 metres of a State jetty
  • carrying out repairs or maintenance on a vessel for a period in excess of three days
  • conducting commercial activities, including selling, letting or hiring any goods, vessels or property.

A State jetty is any marine facility, including any utility services, which is managed by the Authority.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



Permit to Undertake Activities at a State Jetty - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Marine and Safety Tasmania

Act(s) name

Marine and Safety Authority Act 1997 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Marine and Safety (Jetties) By-Laws 2017

Contact details

Marine and Safety Tasmania

Operating address:
5 Franklin Wharf
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
Hobart, Tasmania 7001


03 6235 8888


1300 135 513


03 6233 5662

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