Authorisation to Install or Use a Mooring - Western Australia


You will require this authorisation if you intend to install or use a mooring in a port. A mooring is a structure used to secure a vessel in a port. This authorisation is only required for ports controlled by the Kimberley Ports Authority or the Pilbara Ports Authority.

Please consult the relevant port authority for more information.

Service type


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 eligibility requirements.


As specified on the authorisation.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Port of Broome: please consult the port for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All $110.00

Port of Ashburton or Port of Dampier

Apply Licence All -

Annual fees vary depending on the type and size of mooring. Please consult the relevant Port Authority for further information on annual fees.

Act(s) name

Port Authorities Act 1999 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Port Authorities Regulations 2001 Western Australia

Administering agency

Ports 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:

Contact your Port Authority

Ports Authorities

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