Certificate of Operation (Maritime) - New South Wales

Description

You must apply for a Certificate of Operation if you intend to use a vessel for commercial purposes. Any commercial vessel operating without a Certificate of Operation is operating illegally.

A Domestic Commercial Vessel is one that is for use in connection with a commercial, government or research use. This includes vessels capable of being used in navigation by water, however propelled or moved, including air-cushion vehicles, barges, lighters, submersibles, ferries in chains and wing-in-ground effect craft.

A Certificate of Operation will be issued to a person, or business, who can demonstrate competency and capacity in relation to the safe operation of domestic commercial vessels.

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 you must:

  • complete the relevant application form and associated documentation
  • provide the documents required as evidence to support the application
  • lodge the application either in person at your local marine safety agency or by mail
  • pay the fees required by the local marine safety agency.

Please contact the Agency for more information.

Duration

1 year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Administering agency

Transport for NSW

Roads and Maritime Services

NSW Maritime Division

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Operating address: James Craig Road
Rozelle
New South Wales 2039
Mailing address: Locked Bag 5100
Camperdown
New South Wales 1450
Phone: 02 9563 8557
Phone: 13 12 56
Fax: 02 9563 8522
Email: contactus@rms.nsw.gov.au