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Fees and charges for Queensland regulated ships

Marine licences

Fee type

Cost

Recreational marine licence indicator

$103.05

Personal watercraft licence

$103.05

Amendment of marine licence (to add condition)

$49.35

Other marine licence fees

 

Electronic search to verify holder of licence

$6.55

Queensland regulated ship registration and renewal of registration fees

Fee type

Cost

Use component fee This fee is collected on top of the registration fees listed below:

(collected on behalf of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry)

$20.70

General Queensland regulated ship registration fees

 

Up to and including 4.5m

$81.00

4.51–6m

$180.10

6.01–10m

$312.45

10.01–15m

$468.55

15.01–20m

$585.65

20.01m and over

$742.25

Pensioner/concession card holder registration fees

 

Up to and including 4.5m

$40.50

4.51–6m

$90.05

6.01–10m

$156.20

10.01–15m

$234.30

15.01–20m

$292.80

20.01m and over

$371.10

Other fees

 

Renewal of registration of recreational ship after expiry

$14.80

Transfer of recreational ship registration

$26.20

Refund of Queensland regulated ship registration administrative fee

$16.20

Inspection of prescribed other Queensland regulated ship:

  • for each 15 minutes (rounded to nearest 15 minutes):
  • travel time for inspection

 

  • $31.95
  • reasonable travel expenses incurred

Transfer of registration of recreational ship

(Note: no charge if ship is being transferred to a person whose business is the sale of new or used ships)

$26.20

 

Administrative fee for refund of fees on registration surrender

$16.20

Copy of current particulars of ship in register

Copy of historic particulars of ship in register

$17.25

$27.60

Restricted Use Authority fees

Fee type

Amount

Issue of authority for more than 1 month

$250.95

Issue of a second or subsequent authority

$102.00

Replacement authority

$53.60

Issue of authority for 1 month or less (by length):

50m or less

$90.05

50.01– 80m

$192.20

80.01– 150m

$407.70

150.01– 200m

$640.65

More than 200m

$873.65

Pilot Licences and Pilot Exemption Certificates

Fee type

Amount

Pilot licence

 

Examination fee if examination under section 73 required

$242.25

Licence fee

$242.25

Pilotage exemption certificate

 

Pilotage exemption test (section 166)

$242.25

Certificate fee

$242.25

Amendment of a pilot licence (section 111)

 

Application fee if examination under s73 required

Otherwise

$242.25

$49.35

Licence fee

$242.25

Amendment of a pilot exemption certificate (section 111)

 

Application fee if pilotage exemption test under s166 required

Otherwise

$242.25

$49.35

Certificate fee

$242.25

Renewal of a pilot licence or a pilotage exemption certificate

Application fee

$119.40

Licence fee or certificate fee

$242.25

Replacement document evidencing a pilot licence or pilotage exemption certificate

$37.10

Pilotage fees

Pilotage Area

Minimum fee

> 80 to 150 m

> 150 to 200 m

> 200 to 250 m

> 250 m

Delay Fee (Per Hour)

Cancellation Fee

Abbot Point

$1,191.05

$25.50

$23.20

$18.55

$16.20

$338.55

$677.05

Brisbane

$2,056.25

$45.30

$41.20

$32.95

$28.80

$382.70

$765.40

Bundaberg

$1,196.45

$26.00

$23.60

$18.90

$16.55

$323.85

$647.65

Cairns

$1,197.35

$26.05

$23.65

$18.95

$16.60

$323.85

$647.65

Cape Flattery

$1,214.85

$27.65

$25.10

$20.10

$17.65

$353.25

$706.55

Cooktown

$1,065.10

$23.25

$21.15

$16.85

$14.80

$294.35

$588.80

Gladstone

$1,734.95

$38.15

$34.65

$27.75

$24.25

$382.70

$765.40

Hay Point

$1,344.25

$28.55

$26.00

$20.75

$18.15

$338.55

$677.05

Karumba

$1,072.55

$23.90

$21.75

$17.40

$15.20

$294.35

$588.80

Lucinda

$1,187.40

$25.10

$22.85

$18.25

$15.95

$338.55

$677.05

Mackay

$1,188.35

$25.20

$23.00

$18.35

$16.05

$323.85

$647.65

Maryborough

$1,065.10

$23.25

$21.15

$16.85

$14.80

$294.35

$588.80

Mourilyan

$1,189.20

$25.35

$23.05

$18.40

$16.15

$323.85

$647.65

Port Douglas

$1,065.10

$23.25

$21.15

$16.85

$14.80

$294.35

$588.80

Rockhampton

$1,181.40

$24.60

$22.40

$17.90

$15.65

$294.35

$588.80

Skardon River

$1,065.10

$23.25

$21.15

$16.85

$14.80

$294.35

$588.80

Southport

$1,065.10

$23.25

$21.15

$16.85

$14.80

$294.35

$588.80

Thursday Island

$1,065.10

$23.25

$21.15

$16.85

$14.80

$294.35

$588.80

Townsville

$1,200.10

$26.30

$23.90

$19.10

$16.75

$323.85

$647.65

Weipa

$1,828.80

$41.00

$37.20

$29.75

$26.10

$382.70

$765.40

Conservancy dues

Ship type

Conservancy due charged

Ship on interstate voyage that is 500 gross tonne (gt) or less

$0.136/gross tonne (or part of gross tonne)

Ship on interstate voyage that is more than 500 gross tonne:

  • for first 500gt
  • for each gt, or part gt over 500gt

 

  • $0.136/gross tonne (or part of gross tonne)
  • $0.223/gross tonne (or part of gross tonne)

Any other ship

$0.223/gross tonne (or part of gross tonne)

Buoy mooring fees

Fee type

Amount

Restricted mooring, which is made up of:

 

Initial assessment fee and 1 of the following:

$84.25

12 months occupation (category 2 area)

$84.25

12 months occupation (category 3 area)

$50.60

Unrestricted mooring, which is made up of:

 

Initial assessment fee and 1 of the following:

$84.25

12 months occupation (category 2 area)

$168.85

12 months occupation (category 3 area)

$84.25

Unrestricted mooring, for each mooring after first 5:

 

Category 2 area

$67.50

Category 3 area

$50.60

Renewal of mooring

 

Restricted mooring (category 2 area)

$84.25

Restricted mooring (category 3 area)

$50.60

Unrestricted mooring, 12 months occupation (category 2 area)

$168.85

Unrestricted mooring, 12 months occupation (category 3 area)

$84.25

Unrestricted mooring, after first 5 (category 2 area)

$67.50

Unrestricted mooring, after first 5 (category 3 area)

$50.60

Other fees

Fee type

Amount

Aquatic event authority

$34.00

Temporary permit

$140.10

Take off and landing approval (TIWMR)

$95.50

Shipboard oil pollution emergency plan

$77.05

TMR plan duplication fee, plus:

$73.75

Number of prints (per A4 or A3 page)

$1.50

Number of prints (per A2 page)

$7.45

National fees and charges for domestic commercial vessels

National System certificate of competency fees

National System forms are available from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority's website.

Fee type

Amount charged

Application for a certificate of competency—first time issue fees(AMSA534)

 


Coxswain Grade 2 NC
Coxswain Grade 1 NC
General Purpose Hand NCCoxswain Grade 3 NC

$86.60

Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 NC

$216.25

Marine Engine Driver Grade 3 NC
Marine Engine Driver Grade 2 NC

$159.25

Mate (less than 80m) NC
Master (less than 35m) NC
Master (less than 80m) NC

$268.20

Master (less than 24m) NC

$190.35

Engineer Class 3 NC

$337.40

Application for qualifying sea service assessment (AMSA560)

$50.20

Application for certificate of competency—renewal fees (AMSA534)

$49.35

Application for qualifying sea service assessment —revalidation fees (AMSA534)

$50.20

EX08—Temporary service permit exemption application (AMSA778)

$140.10

EX09—Temporary crewing exemption application (AMSA779)

$140.10

Other fees

 

Variation of certificate of competency (AMSA539)

$49.35

Replacement of a certificate of competency (holder’s request) (AMSA539)

$37.10

National System certificate of operation

National System forms are available from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority's website.

Application for Certificate of Operation for a Domestic Commercial Vessel (AMSA504)

 

Fee type

Amount

Class 1 and 2

 

Up to and including 1m

$253.50

1.01–2m

$265.55

2.01–3m

$277.60

3.01–4m

$289.65

4.01–4.5m

$301.70

4.51–5m

$350.95

5.01–6m

$363.00

6.01–7m

$375.05

7.01–8m

$637.95

8.01–9m

$650.00

9.01–10m

$662.05

10.01–11m

$786.45

11.01–12m

$806.35

12.01–13m

$826.25

13.01–14m

$846.15

14.01–15m

$866.05

15.01–16m

$1,007.10

16.01–17m

$1,027.00

17.01–18m

$1,046.90

18.01–19m

$1,066.80

19.01–20m

$1,086.70

20.01–21m

$1,201.70

21.01–22m

$1,221.60

22.01–23m

$1,241.50

23.01–24m

$1,261.40

24.01–25m

$1,281.30

25.01–26m

$1,396.40

26.01–27m

$1,416.30

27.01–28m

$1,436.20

28.01–29m

$1,456.10

29.01–30m

$1,476.00

30.01–31m

$1,495.90

31.01–32m

$1,515.80

32.01–33m

$1,535.70

33.01–34m

$1,555.60

34.01–35m

$1,575.50

35.01–50m

$1,735.50

50.01–75m

$1,813.25

75.01–100m

$1,969.25

More than 100m

$2,272.00

Class 3

 

Up to and including 15m

$190.35

15.01–20m

$519.10

20.01–25m

$640.30

25.01–35m

$804.60

35.01–50m

$995.00

50.01–75m

$1,072.75

75.01–100m

$1,228.75

More than 100m

$1,531.50

Class 4

 

Up to and including 1m

$147.00

1.01–2m

$159.05

2.01–3m

$171.10

3.01–4m

$183.15

4.01–4.5m

$195.20

4.51–5m

$244.45

5.01–6m

$256.50

6.01–7m

$268.55

7.01–8m

$326.40

8.01–9m

$338.45

9.01–10m

$350.50

10.01–11m

$424.70

11.01–12m

$444.60

12.01–13m

$464.50

13.01–14m

$484.40

14.01–15m

$504.30

15.01–16m

$583.00

16.01–17m

$602.90

17.01–18m

$622.80

18.01–19m

$642.70

19.01–20m

$662.60

20.01–21m

$786.20

21.01–22m

$806.10

22.01–23m

$826.00

23.01–24m

$845.90

24.01–25m

$865.80

25.01–26m

$946.45

26.01–27m

$966.35

27.01–28m

$986.25

28.01–29m

$1,006.15

29.01–30m

$1,026.05

30.01–31m

$1,045.95

31.01–32m

$1,065.85

32.01–33m

$1,085.75

33.01–34m

$1,105.65

34.01–35m

$1,125.55

More than 35m

$1,181.75

Hovercraft

 

Up to and including 1m

$246.50

1.01–2m

$258.55

2.01–3m

$270.60

3.01–4m

$282.65

4.01–4.5m

$294.70

4.51–5m

$343.95

5.01–6m

$414.80

6.01–7m

$426.85

7.01–7.5m

$438.90

7.51–8m

$560.10

8.01–9m

$572.15

9.01–10m

$584.20

10.01–11m

$708.50

11.01–12m

$728.40

12.01–13m

$748.30

13.01–14m

$768.20

14.01–15m

$788.10

15.01–16m

$1,041.65

16.01–17m

$1,061.55

17.01–18m

$1,081.45

18.01–19m

$1,101.35

19.01–20m

$1,121.25

20.01–21m

$1,366.00

21.01–22m

$1,385.90

22.01–23m

$1,405.80

23.01–24m

$1,425.70

24.01–25m

$1,445.60

25.01–26m

$1,465.50

26.01–27m

$1,485.40

27.01–28m

$1,505.30

28.01–29m

$1,525.20

29.01–30m

$1,545.10

30.01–31m

$1,790.15

31.01–32m

$1,810.05

32.01–33m

$1,829.95

33.01–34m

$1,849.85

34.01–35m

$1,869.75

More than 35m

$1,874.05

Sail training vessels

 

6m –7m

$202.25

7.01–8m

$214.35

8.01–9m

$226.45

9.01–10m

$238.35

10.01–11m

$258.70

11.01–12m

$278.65

12.01–13m

$298.70

13.01–14m

$318.50

14.01–15m

$338.45

15.01–16m

$358.45

EX07 temporary operations exemption application—fee per month (AMSA777)

 

Up to and including 50m

$90.05

50.01–80m

$192.20

80.01–150m

$407.70

150.01–200m

$640.65

More than 200m

$873.65

Other fees

 

Replacement of certificate of operation (holder’s request) (AMSA539)

$57.10

Administration fee for refund on revocation of certificate of operation

$16.20

Notification of change of ownership (AMSA582)

No charge

National System certificate of survey

National System forms are available from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority's website.

Fee type

Amount

Certificate of Survey (AMSA521)

$389.55

Additional fee:

Transport and Main Roads (TMR)



  • vessel inspection per hour
  • travel time for inspection

 

 

$127.80

reasonable travel expenses incurred



TMR Plan Approval

Additional assessment fees:



  • if a fee is not quoted (per hour)
  • if a fee is quoted

 



$143.00

 



  • $170.40
  • lesser fee (between quoted fee and fee above)

Load line certificate

$155.75

Other fees

 

Replacement of certificate of survey (holder’s request) (AMSA539)

$57.10

EX06 – Operation beyond required survey time exemption

application (AMSA776)

$57.10

Notification of Change of Ownership (AMSA582)

No charge

Application for Approval of a New Scheme Non-Survey (NS) Vessel (AMSA579)

No charge


Other fees

Fee type

Amount

TMR plan duplication fee, plus:

$73.75

Number of prints (per A4 or A3 page)

$1.50

Number of prints (per A2 page)

$7.45

 

 

Last updated
05 September 2016