You will need prior permission from the Department if you plan on carrying out any of the following activities in one of the above waterways:
- disturbing the banks or foreshore (such as by constructing a drain or breakwater)
- launching a boat from an area that is not privately owned or an approved launching place
- using aircraft on any waters or associated land with the waterway area.
There are five waterway management areas in Western Australia:
- Albany waterways
- Avon River
- Wilson Inlet
- Peel Inlet
- Leschenault Inlet.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.