Carrier Boat Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a carrier boat. A carrier boat is a boat used for transporting fish for commercial purposes that have been taken by a different commercial fishing boat. If you have day to day control of the carrier boat you must ensure that it is licensed. A licence is not required for a tender dinghy to a licensed fishing boat if it does not exceed six metres in length and is used for carrying fish taken by that boat.

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

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be a fit and proper person to hold the licence
  • satisfy the Agency that granting the licence would be in the better interests of the industry
  • pay the prescribed fees.

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

Duration

Annual.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $92.00
Renew Renewal Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $92.00
Transfer Transfer Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $503.00
Vary Variation Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $503.00

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for a Carrier Boat Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Fisheries

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Mailing address: Gordon Stephenson House
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 39
Cloisters Square PO, Western Australia 6850
Phone: 08 6551 4444
Website: Fisheries (Opens in new window)