Marine fees and payments

Find out about fees for recreational boating services, services for commercial vessel operations, maritime facilities and management. Information on payments methods is also available here.

  Maritime facilities: schedule of fees and charges (2018/2019)

Maritime facility fees apply from 1 July 2018.

For information regarding fees and charges applied at DoT maritime facilities please refer to the documents below.

MAC-G-Fees-MaritimeFacilities1819.pdf icon Maritime facilities: Schedule of marine fees and charges (2018/2019) Kb
MAC-G-Fees-MaritimeFacilitiesFAQ1819.pdf icon Maritime facilities: Schedule of marine fees and charges - Frequently Asked Questions (2018/2019) Kb
MAC-G-UseDoTJettyWharf1819.pdf icon Use of DoT service jetties and wharves (2018/2019) Kb
MAC_G_VesselAccommTypes1819.pdf icon Vessel accommodation types (2018/2019) Kb

The 'Maritime facilities: Schedule of marine fees and charges' document contains fees and vessel accommodation information on numerous DoT managed facilities, including the following;

  • Ferry licence fees.
  • Fuel wharfage fees.
  • General notes.
  • Jetty and mooring area licence fees.
  • Statewide fees.

Please contact us with feedback or further queries.

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  Recreational marine: schedule of fees and charges (2018/2019)

Department of Transport charges fees for 2018/2019 in accordance with the following laws:

  • Marine Navigational Aids Regulations 1985 (WA).
  • Shipping and Pilotage (Ports and Harbours) Regulations 1966 (WA).
  • Shipping and Pilotage Act 1967 (WA).
  • Transport Co-ordination Act 1966.
  • Western Australian Marine Act 1982.

Refunds

You may be eligible for a refund if your boat registration fees if:

  • Your registration has been cancelled for whatever reason.
  • Your boat has been stolen.
  • Your boat has been in an accident.
  • You made a payment in error.

Please download and submit the form below to request for a refund.

Commercial mooring fees

Fee type Fee
Moorings commercial, annual licence fee $2,600.00

Hull Identification Number (HIN) plate fees

Fee type Fee
Boatcode providers accreditation fee $401.50
Boatcode examiners accreditation fee $110.00
Hull Identification Number (HIN) plate (pack of 20 sets) $120.00
Hull Identification Number (HIN) certificates (pad of 50) $26.00

Marine Education Boatshed fees

Fee type Fee
Marine Education Boatshed, facility fees
Marine Education Boatshed, facility fees: per school term $511.50
Marine Education Boatshed, facility fees: per day (casual) $137.50
Marine Education Boatshed, staff assistance
Marine Education staff assistance: per school term $396.00
Marine Education Boatshed, staff assistance: per day (casual) $396.00
Marine Education Boatshed, Seatrek / Rivertrek
Marine Education Boatshed, Seatrek / Rivertrek: per student per day $36.30
Marine Education Boatshed, powerboats off site
Marine Education Boatshed, powerboats off site: per day (casual) $83.60

Marine Pilots fees

Fee type Fee
Marine Pilots, Pilot appointments $537.00
Marine Pilots, Renewals (5 yearly) $346.00
Marine Pilots, Licence replacement $195.00
Marine Pilots, Pilotage exemption $710.00

Maritime geographic data fees

Fee type Fee
Costs for prints:
Maritime geographic data, A4 size $11.00
Maritime geographic data, A3 size $11.00
Maritime geographic data, A2 size $11.00
Maritime geographic data, A1 size $13.00
Maritime geographic data, A0 size $18.00
A search fee for extraction also applies (in addition to the print fee)
Maritime geographic data search fee, minimum $85.00
Maritime geographic data search fee, per hour $85.00

Mooring Control Areas, shipping and pilotage fees

Fee type Fee
Mooring Control Areas, shipping and pilotage registration fee $113.30
Mooring Control Areas, annual hiring fee $660.00
Mooring Control Areas, inaugural hiring fee $93.30

Moorings, Swan/Canning Rivers

Fee type Fee
Swan/Canning Rivers, annual fee per mooring $600.00
Note: In addition to the annual fee the following charges are applicable:
Swan/Canning Rivers, application for mooring licence $110.00
Swan / Canning Rivers, late payment $110.00
Swan/Canning Rivers, exchange of mooring licence $110.00
Swan/Canning Rivers, application for transfer of mooring licence $110.00
Swan/Canning Rivers, substitution of licensed vessel $110.00
Swan/Canning Rivers, application to register additional vessel $110.00

Recreational Skippers Ticket (RST) fees

Fee type Fee
Recording fee (new) Recreational Skippers Ticket application $28.00
Replacement of Recreational Skippers Ticket card $21.50

Recreational vessel computing fees

Fee type Fee
Requests for statistical and boating information for non-commercial activities that involve the use of computing resources
Recreational vessel computing fees, payable in advance per hour $165.00

Recreational vessel Dealer Trade plate fees

Fee type Fee
Initial Issue of Recreational vessel Dealer Plates, first set $360.00
Annual renewal of Recreational vessel Dealer Plates, first set of plates $270.00
Each subsequent set of Recreational vessel Dealer Plates, percentage of first set of plates. 10%
Purchase of subsequent set of Recreational vessel Dealer plates $150.00
Replacement of lost Recreational vessel Dealer Plates $150.00

Recreational vessel, boat registration number fees

Fee type Fee
Registration number for private pleasure craft for each numeral
Large boat registration numbers $1.65
Small boat registration numbers $1.65

Recreational vessel, boat registration search fees

Fee type Fee
Providing details of recreational vessel, boat registration particulars $77.00

Registration of foreign recreational vessel fees

Fee type Fee
Initial registration for 3 month period where overall length of vessel is;
Registration of foreign recreational vessels less than 5 metres $4.00
Registration of foreign recreational vessels 5 metres to 9.99 metres $7.25
Registration of foreign recreational vessels 10 metres to 19.99 metres $9.50
Registration of foreign recreational vessels 20 metres to 29.99 metres $19.00
Registration of foreign recreational vessels 30 metres to 39.99 metres $38.00
Registration of foreign recreational vessels 40 metres and over $76.00

Registration of private pleasure craft fees

Fee type Fee
Initial registration for 1 year or renewal of annual registration where overall length of vessel.
Registration of private pleasure craft, less than 5 metres $121.20
Registration of private pleasure craft, 5 metres to 9.99 metres $257.30
Registration of private pleasure craft, 10 metres to 19.99 metres $516.20
Registration of private pleasure craft, 20 metres and over $754.90
Registration of private pleasure craft recording fees
Recording fee initial private pleasure craft registration $28.00
Recording fee change of ownership private pleasure craft registration $28.00
Recording fee registration expired more than 30 days private pleasure craft registration $28.00
Replacement of documents
Replacement of certificate of private pleasure craft registration $12.00
MAC-F-RecBoatRefund.pdf icon Recreational boating refund application Kb
Opens in a new window Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII): Navigable Waters Regulation 1958
Opens in a new window Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII): Western Australian Marine Act 1982 (WA)
Opens in a new window Department of Justice: Marine Navigational Aids Regulations 1985 (WA)
Opens in a new window Department of Justice: Shipping and Pilotage Act 1967 (WA)
Opens in a new window Department of Justice: Shipping and Pilotage (Ports and Harbours) Regulations 1966 (WA)
Opens in a new window Department of Justice: Western Australian Marine Act 1982 (WA)

  Pay your boat registration online

Pay online

Don't have a DoTDirect online account? If your renewal account is current, you can still pay online by credit card using our online payment facility.

You must have your account number to use this option. Please contact 13 11 56 if you have misplaced or lost your account number.

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DoTDirect account log-in

View your boat registration details along with your vehicle and driver's licence information in the one convenient location from a single login with DoTDirect online account.

You are now able to view your boat details and pay your annual boat registration renewals through your DoTDirect online account.

For more information and frequently asked questions visit the Online account page.

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  How to pay your account

Payment method Comments
Credit card or EFTPOS Bankcard, Mastercard and Visa payments are accepted by all Department of Transport offices
BPay You may make payment using BPay by using your phone or Internet banking service
Cash Cash payments are accepted at all Department of Transport offices
Cheque Please make cheques payable to 'Department of Transport'
In person (metropolitan area) Payments may be made at all Department of Transport Licensing Centres in the metropolitan area, as well as participating post offices
In person (regional area) Boat owners in regional areas paying in person can do so at our maritime facilities and regional offices, as well as participating local government offices and post offices
Telephone Please call 13 11 56 and follow the prompts

If your renewal account is current, you can pay via phone using your MasterCard or Visa. Please call 1300 655 322 (24-hour service) and follow the prompts. An operator assisted telephone payment service is available Monday to Friday, am to pm. Only credit card payments may be accepted.

  How to pay your account by phone

You can pay the following bills (accounts) via phone using your MasterCard or Visa card.

Please call 1300 655 322 (24-hour service) and follow the prompts.

Accounts payable with a credit card

  • Boat licence renewal.
  • Driver licence renewal. *
  • Vehicle licence renewals (light and heavy). **
  • Vehicle licence transfer.
  • Vehicle licence transfer infringement.
  • Vehicle licence transfer final demand.
  • Vehicle failure to return plates infringement.
  • Vehicle failure to return plates final demand.
  • Boat registration.
  • Debit advice notice.

* When a photograph is not required.
** Also referred to as 'registration' or 'rego'.

Other phone payments

Please visit the page below for information on how to pay by phone for:

BPAY payments via phone

If you have registered for phone banking through your financial institution (bank) you can pay your account via BPAY. To find out more refer to the fact sheet below.

LBU_FS_BPAY.pdf icon BPAY: How to use BPAY to pay your licensing fees (Fact sheet) Kb

  What can I pay by credit card and BPAY?

Payment type Credit card BPay
Boat registration renewal Yes Yes
Debit advice notice Yes Yes
Driver licence renewal * Yes Yes
Jetty renewal licence Yes  
Seasonal vehicle licence renewal   Yes
Vehicle expired defect notice final demand   Yes
Vehicle expired defect notice infringement   Yes
Vehicle failure to return plates final demand Yes Yes
Vehicle failure to return plates infringement Yes Yes
Vehicle licence renewal (light and heavy) ** Yes Yes
Vehicle licence transfer Yes Yes
Vehicle licence transfer final demand Yes Yes
Vehicle licence transfer infringement Yes Yes

* When a photograph is not required.
** Also referred to as 'registration' or 'rego'.

LBU_FS_BPAY.pdf icon BPAY: How to use BPAY to pay your licensing fees (Fact sheet) Kb

  How to pay your account by post

Please detach the payment advice and mail with cheque or money order to:

Street address Postal address Telephone Fax Email
  Department of Transport
GPO Box K777
Perth WA 6842
     

Please make payable to 'Department of Transport'.

Accounts payable by post

  • Boat licence renewal.
  • Driver's licence renewal. **
  • Heavy vehicle licence renewal.
  • Light vehicle licence renewal.
  • Off-road vehicle licence.
  • Seasonal vehicle licence renewal.
  • Vehicle expired defect notice final demand.
  • Vehicle expired defect notice infringement.
  • Vehicle failure to return plates final demand.
  • Vehicle failure to return plates infringement.
  • Vehicle licence transfer.
  • Vehicle licence transfer final demand.
  • Vehicle licence transfer infringement.

** If a new photograph is required on your driver's licence you will need to attend a Driver and Vehicle Services Centre or Agent. To find out more go to renew your driver's licence or learner's permit.

  Pay your jetty licence fee online

If you have received a renewal account notice, you can pay online by credit card. Your renewal account number is located on the renewal notice.

Pay your account (online)
 

  How to pay jetty licence renewals by post

For jetty payments, please post all cheques and documentation to:

Street address Postal address Telephone Fax Email
  Department of Transport
GPO Box C102
Perth WA 6839
     

  About grants

The Department of Transport currently has two grants available.

Please select from the following links:

 

Page last updated: Tue Aug 7 2018 9:05:18 AM