Crown Land Foreshore Licence - New South Wales


You will need this licence if you intend to possess a facility on submerged and tidal Crown Land.

This licence permits the holder to possess facilities on foreshore Crown Land adjoining their property, such as:

  • jetties
  • boat ramps
  • slipways
  • pontoons.

The domestic waterfront licence agreement outlines the responsibility of the licence holder over the life cycle of the structure, from initial granting of licence, ownership, care and maintenance, rent and payments, indemnity and insurance, through to the removal of a structure.

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.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $632.00 -
Apply Application All $632.00

Revocation of Existing Domestic Waterfront Tenure and Issue of New Licence Application.

Transfer Transfer All $90.00 -

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Domestic Waterfront Guidelines - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Crown Land Management Act 2016 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Crown Land Management Regulation 2018 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

NSW Crown Land

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


NSW Crown Land

Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

New South Wales
Mailing address: PO BOX 2155
Dangar, New South Wales 2309
Phone: 1300 886 235
Phone: 02 9842 8200
Fax: 02 4925 3517
Website: Lands, Reserves and Cemeteries (Opens in new window)