Commercial Mooring Site Licence - Western Australia


You will need this licence to install or use a commercial mooring site in waters that are not part of a mooring control area.

This licence enables you to install and maintain moorings within a defined area. A mooring is a structure or an apparatus that is set in a permanent manner to which a vessel or floating object may be secured.

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:

  • specify the locality of the proposed mooring
  • provide details of the vessel proposed to be moored.


1 year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $120.85

New licence fee. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $872.50

Annual licence fee (commercial general). Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Licence All $2836.30

Annual licence fee (commercial resources). Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Act(s) name

Western Australian Marine Act 1982 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Transport


Contact details

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