You will require this permission if you are the person in charge or the operator of a vessel that intends to be moored at a port in Australian territory that is not the designated point of entry for the vessel. Australian Territory means:
- Australia, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands and any external Territory to which these areas extend
- the airspace over these areas
- the coastal sea of Australia, of Christmas Island, of Cocos (Keeling) Islands and of any other external Territory to which these areas extend.