From June 2016, 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; and
- The coastal sea of Australia, of Christmas Island, of Cocos (Keeling) Islands and of any other external Territory to which these areas extend.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.