Private Boat Ramp or Jetty Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to construct a boat ramp, slip, jetty, boat house, pier, decking or any other structure that adjoins or extends over or into any water within a declared management area from privately-owned land. Waters and waterways include any rivers, inlets and estuaries, as well as any artificial canal, canal system, lake, lagoon or harbour connected to a waterway. There are five declared management areas in Western Australia:

  • Albany waterways
  • Avon River
  • Wilson Inlet
  • Peel Inlet
  • Leschenault Inlet.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information in the first instance if you are considering applying for this licence.

Service type

Licence

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:

  • submit the required form
  • pay any required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Licence All $30.00

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Private Boat Ramp or Jetty Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Waterways Conservation Act 1976 WA

Regulation(s) name

Waterways Conservation Regulations 1981 WA

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.

Waterways

Water

Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Operating address: The Atrium
Level 4
168 St Georges Terrace
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 33
Cloisters Square Po, Western Australia 6850
Phone: 08 6364 7000
Fax: 08 6364 7001
Email: waterways@water.wa.gov.au