Registration of a Boat used for Fishing - Victoria

Description

You will require this registration is you are the owner of a boat and wish to use it for any of the following purposes:

  • taking of fish for sale
  • the setting or use of commercial fishing equipment
  • the setting or use of commercial abalone equipment to take abalone for sale
  • the landing of fish for sale or marketing
  • the moving of an aquaculture crop.

On the issue or renewal of this registration, the Agency will specify an identifying mark that is to be clearly and legibly displayed.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

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 for this registration you must:

  • Submit the appropriate forms and information;
  • Satisfy the Agency that the boat will be used for commercial fishing purposes; and
  • Pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to one year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Fisheries Division

Contact details

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

Licensing Unit

Fisheries Division

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Mailing address: General Post Office Box 4509
Melbourne, Victoria
Australia
Phone: 03 8392 6860
Fax: 03 9658 4333
Email: rec.licensing@ecodev.vic.gov.au