Conduct Activities in a Waterway Management Area - Western Australia

Description

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.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Licence All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application to Conduct Activities in a Waterway Management Area - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Comply All Do I Need a Permit? - PDF (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Water Register (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Waterways Conservation Act 1976 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Waterways Conservation Regulations 1981 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Water

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:

Waterways

Water

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Operating address: Prime House
8 Davidson Terrace
Joondalup, Western Australia 6027
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 10
Joondalup DC, Western Australia 6919
Phone: 08 6364 7000
Fax: 08 6364 7001
Email: waterways@water.wa.gov.au
Website: Waterways (Opens in new window)