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Key info

  • If you operate a domestic commercial vessel in Tasmanian coastal waters, you must notify Marine and Safety Tasmania (MAST).
  • You must pay an annual infrastructure administration fee when you first lodge the application.
  • You must have a certificate of operation from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority before you apply.
  • MAST will send you a label which must be displayed in an easily seen place on the vessel, otherwise you may get an infringement notice.
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About the notification of operation of a domestic commercial vessel

The owner of a domestic commercial vessel that operates in Tasmanian coastal waters must:

  • notify MAST of the vessel's operations, and
  • pay an annual infrastructure administration fee.

    How to notify

    What you need to notify

    You must visit a service centre and provide:

    Can I notify?

    The owner of the vessel must apply.

      Proving your identity

      You do not need to prove your identity.

      How much it costs

      Marine and Safety Tasmania provide a handy domestic commercial vessel calculator to help you work out the cost.

      Payment options

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      More Information

      Please visit Marine and Safety Tasmania for more information on notification of operation of a domestic commercial vessel in Tasmanian coastal waters.