Boat Code - South Australia


You will need boat code identification if you are the owner of a registered boat or vessel.

Boat code involves fixing a set of small plates bearing a unique Hull Identification Number (HIN) to the hull of a vessel as a security measure. HIN plates can only be issued and affixed by an appointed boat code agent.

Boat code is compulsory for all recreational vessels being registered for the first time or when vessels change ownership.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.




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Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Boat Code Fees (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

Maritime Safety

Contact details

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