Provider of Port Services Licence - Victoria


You will need this licence to provide prescribed port services in a Victorian port. Prescribed port services include one of the following:

  • the provision of channels for use by shipping
  • the provision of berths, buoys or dolphins in connection with the berthing of vessels carrying containers or motor vehicles
  • the provision of short term storage or cargo marshalling facilities in connection with the loading or unloading of vessels carrying containers or motor vehicles at berths, buoys or dolphins.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • apply in the appropriate manner
  • provide all relevant and require information and documentation
  • pay the prescribed fees.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Fees and charges will be determined according to the costs and expenses incurred in granting this licence.


Act(s) name

Port Management Act 1995 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015 Victoria

Administering agency

Essential Services Commission

Contact details

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