Recreational rules and regulations

Find out about general rules and regulations, rules of the road and specific rules relating to sewage, diving, personal watercraft, tow-in surfing and water skiing.

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 Boating rules in WA

Find out about the rules and regulations that apply to recreational boaters in Western Australia.

 Collision rules (rules of the road)

Find out about important rules of the road for powerboats and sailboats in Western Australian waters.

 Pollution and sewage regulations

Find out about the environmental impact of sewage, and which zones allow vessels to discharge sewage.

 Speed limits

You should always be aware of your boat's speed and whether it causes nuisance or damage to surrounding people, vessels, property or environment.

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Page last updated: Wed Jan 31 2018 3:16:14 PM