Permit to Moor and Dive in the Former Perth Artificial Reef - Western Australia


You will need this permit if you intend to moor and dive in the former Perth artificial reef area. The former Perth artificial reef area refers to the artificial reef formed by the sunken government vessel in King George Sound, Albany.

Passengers, operators and owners of a ship will only be able to moor or dive in the specified area if the owner of the vessel holds a permit as a:

  • pleasure vessel
  • commercial vessel
  • hire vessel.

Service type


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.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

Your local council