Licence to operate a ferry (Townsville) - Queensland


You will require this licence if you operate a ferry service for transporting passengers for a fee. You should talk to council regarding council requirements you need to meet. Additionally you may be referred to other agencies within State Government for further information or requirements.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.


Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

Administering agency

Townsville City Council

Contact details

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

Townsville City Council

Operating address: 103 Walker Street
Townsville, Queensland 4810
Mailing address: PO BOX 1268
Townsville, Queensland 4810
Phone: 1300878001
Fax: 07 4727 9050
Website: Townsville City Council (Opens in new window)