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30 Second Challenge

In an emergency you might have as little as 30 seconds to gather all your safety equipment.

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Safety Equipment Review

The Department is conducting a review of the safety equipment required for recreational vessels.

Save time, register your boat online.

Save time, pay your boat registration online

You can now renew online a boat registration that has been expired for up to two years.

Family boating

For a great day on the water complete a BEST check before leaving home

For a successful day on the water it is vital that skippers complete the BEST check and ensure they undertake an annual 45 point check.

Old4New lifejacket program

Old4New lifejacket program

The Department of Transport (DoT) in conjunction with the Royal Life Saving Society of Western Australia (RLSSWA) will be commencing Phase 2 of the Old4New lifejacket upgrade and awareness campaign in 2017.

Join Marine Safety on social media

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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.

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.

Boating facilities

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Read more about: Boating facilities

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

Boating warnings and current conditions

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Read more about: Boating 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.

Pollution emergency response

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Read more about: Pollution emergency response

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