Recreational safety equipment review

Recreational boating safety equipment

Proposed changes to recreational boating safety equipment requirements are now available and open for comment.

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30 Second Challenge

In an emergency you might have as little as 30 seconds to gather all your safety equipment. Take the challenge now!

Nautical charts

Nautical charts

Skippers can access DoT's free nautical charts to assist in safe navigation of WA waterways.

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Distress flares

What you need to know about flares, such as inshore and offshore requirements, AUS/NZ standards and safe usage, storage and disposal.

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Lifejacket recalls

Two lifejackets recently sold in Australia have now been recalled through the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.

  DoT website survey

We're assessing the DoT website to determine what your needs and pain points are.

To provide a seamless customer experience, we'd like your input on how you use our website. It'll only take a few minutes to complete.

DoT website survey

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Recreational boating

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Read more about: Recreational boating

Find out about recreational boating in WA, including safety and regulations, voyage planning, vessel registration, maintenance, and the Recreational Skipper's Ticket.

Boating facilities

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Read more about: Boating facilities

Find out about boating and marine facilities, including moorings, pens and boat launching ramps. Information about jetty licences, commercial leasing opportunities.

Charts, warnings and current conditions

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Read more about: Charts, warnings and current conditions

Find out about safety and navigation in WA waters, including equipment, navigational aids, GPS, coastal data, nautical charts, weather, emergencies, lights and notices to mariners.

Commercial vessels

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Read more about: Commercial vessels

Find out everything you need to know about the safe and correct construction, modification and operation of commercial vessels.

Marine pollution

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Read more about: Marine pollution

Find out about oil pollution, the plans and legislation for oil spills in Western Australia.

Marine facility locations search

Ocean Reef

Read more about: Marine facility locations search

Search for a marine facility within Western Australia

Marine forms and publications

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Read more about: Marine forms and publications

This section contains all the forms and publications for marine safety and coastal infrastructure, including the popular Boating Guides.

Marine news

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Read more about: Marine news

Join Marine in social media, find out about marine-related news, Boating Communities newsletter, access the aquatic calendar and get details on holding events.

About us, fees and contacts

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Read more about: About us, fees and contacts

Find out about the marine, boating and coastal services of the Department of Transport, including how to contact us.

Marine site map

Use this page to help locate key areas of the Marine site.

Go to Marine site map

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