Authorisation to Conduct Activities in a Port - Western Australia

Description

You will need to be authorised if you intend to conduct activities within a port operated by a port authority.

The types of activities that need authorisation include:

  • social functions on board a vessel
  • leaving waste
  • discharging waste or ballast
  • put up notices or signs
  • interfering with port equipment
  • entering with an animal
  • loading and unloading livestock
  • selling or supplying items
  • camping
  • fishing
  • dredging
  • launching vessels in an unauthorised place.

There are five port authorities:

  • Fremantle Port Authority (Port of Fremantle)
  • Kimberley Ports Authority (Port of Broome)
  • Mid West Ports Authority (Port of Geraldton)
  • Pilbara Ports Authority (ports of Ashburton, Dampier and Port Hedland)
  • Southern Ports Authority (ports of Albany, Bunbury and Esperance).

Please consult the relevant Port Authority for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult directly with the relevant port authority for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult directly with the relevant port authority for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Authorisation to Conduct Activities in a Port - Please consult the relevant port authority for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Application to Hold an Event or Activity Within the Port of Broome (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Port Governance Review (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Port Authorities Act 1999 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Port Authorities Regulations 2001 Western Australia

Administering agency

Port Authorities

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Fremantle Port Authority

Port Authorities

Phone: 08 9430 3555
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Website: Fremantle Ports (Opens in new window)

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Kimberley Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Phone: 08 9194 3100
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Kimberley Ports Authority (Opens in new window)

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Mid West Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Phone: 08 9964 0520
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Mid West Ports Authority (Opens in new window)

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Pilbara Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Phone: 08 6217 7112
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Pilbara Ports Authority (Opens in new window)

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Southern Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Phone: 08 9235 8000
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Southern Ports Authority (Opens in new window)