Protection of the Sea Shipping Levy - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to pay this levy if you operate a vessel that is more than 24 metres in length and contains more than 10 tonnes of oil in bulk as fuel or cargo.

The purpose of this levy is to ensure there are adequate funds to clean any environmental damage from pollution if the responsible person is unable to be identified.

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

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

Duration

The duration is 3 months. Payments must be made quarterly

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

The levy is currently 11.25 cents per net registered ton per quarter, with a minimum of $10 per quarter.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Levies Payment Portal (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Marine Navigation Levy - PDF

Act(s) name

Protection of the Sea (Shipping Levy) Act 1981 AG

Administering agency

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Navigation Safety and International Division

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Navigation Safety and International Division

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Operating address: 82 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2181
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6279 5664
Fax: 02 6279 5966