Licence for Aquatic Activities - South Australia


This is a licence to close waters to everyday aquatic activity for the conduct of special aquatic events eg yacht racing, fireworks or open-water swim events.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

As part of licensing requirements, evidence of Public Liability Insurance needs to be Provided by DPTI, as well as Local Council endorsement.


As designated.

Act(s) name

Harbors & Navigation Act 1993 SA

Regulation(s) name

Harbors & Navigation Regulations 2009 SA

Administering agency

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

Transport Services Division

Transport Safety Regulation

Contact details

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

Manager Recreational Boating Unit

Operating address: 1 Wright Road
Walkley Heights SA 5098
Phone: 1300183046
Fax: 0881244695
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