Service Provider's (Ports) Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to operate as a service provider in a port operated by a port authority. A service provider is a person who may provide the following services to vessels in ports:

  • towage
  • boat line
  • bunkering
  • stevedoring
  • transport
  • bulk handling
  • mooring.

There are five port authorities:

  • Fremantle Port Authority (Port of Fremantle)
  • Kimberley Ports Authority (Port of Broome)
  • Mid West Ports Authority (Port of Geraldton)
  • Pilbara Ports Authority (ports of Ashburton, Dampier and Port Hedland)
  • Southern Ports Authority (ports of Albany, Bunbury and Esperance).

Please consult the relevant Ports Authority 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

To be eligible for this licence you must satisfy the Port Authority that you have the appropriate qualifications and experience to provide the relevant services.

Please consult the relevant Port Authority for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

The relevant port authority will need you to make an application fee payment of an amount up to $1000.00. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Licence All

The relevant port authority will need you to make an annual payment of an amount up to $10,000.00. Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Service Provider's Licence - Please consult the relevant Port Authority for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Port Governance Review (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Port Authorities Act 1999 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Port Authorities Regulations 2001 Western Australia

Administering agency

Port Authorities

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:

Fremantle Port Authority

Port Authorities

Western Australia
Phone: 08 9430 3555
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Website: Fremantle Ports (Opens in new window)

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:

Kimberley Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Western Australia
Phone: 08 9194 3100
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Kimberley Ports Authority (Opens in new window)

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:

Mid West Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Western Australia
Phone: 08 9964 0520
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Mid West Ports Authority (Opens in new window)

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:

Pilbara Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Western Australia
Phone: 08 6217 7112
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Pilbara Ports Authority (Opens in new window)

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:

Southern Ports Authority

Port Authorities

Western Australia
Phone: 08 9235 8000
Email: ports@transport.wa.gov.au
Contact us website: Southern Ports Authority (Opens in new window)