Personal watercraft licence - Queensland

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to operate a personal watercraft (PWC) on Queensland waters.  A PWC is a powered ship with a fully enclosed hull that does not take on water if capsized and is designed to be operated by a person standing, crouching or kneeling on it or sitting astride it. Examples of PWCs include jet-skis and wave-runners.

All licence holders have an obligation to ensure their PWC is in good condition, used safely and has the correct safety equipment.

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:

  • be at least 16 years of age
  • be medically fit
  • hold a valid recreational marine driver licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $114.90

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Maritime Safety Queensland

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Maritime Safety Queensland

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Phone: 13 74 68 General enquiries
Phone: 07 3328 4811 General enquiries - international callers
Phone: 13 23 80 Registration and licensing
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Website: Maritime Safety Queensland (Opens in new window)