Permit to Moor a Vessel - Victoria


You may require a permit to moor any vessel within council specified areas.

For the purposes of this permit a vessel is defined as anything that is capable of being used in navigation by water however propelled or moved and includes barges and floating restaurants.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

In B Section (between the Nepean Highway bridge and the railway bridge) boats must be able to pass under the Nepean Highway Bridge and be no longer than 24ft.

Please refer to the Council for details of any other specific requirements for this permit.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Fees range between $140 and $1685, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $252.00

Mordialloc Creek power fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $115.00

Mordialloc Creek administration fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Transfer All $115.00

Mordialloc Creek transfer fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 1 2015

Application process


To apply, please complete the application form but do not fill in the mooring number, which will be allocated to you. Owners should inspect moorings before lodging applications.

Administering agency

Kingston City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Kingston City Council

Operating address: 1230 Nepean Highway
Cheltenham, Victoria 3192
Mailing address: PO BOX 1000
Mentone, Victoria 3194
Toll Free: 1300 653 356
Fax: 03 9581 4500
Website: Kingston City Council (Opens in new window)