About Roads and Maritime Services
From 1 November 2011, Roads and Maritime Services commenced operations. Maritime is a Division of Roads and Maritime Services.
Maritime is responsible for marine safety, regulation of commercial and recreational boating. Maritime is also responsible for property management of submerged lands in Sydney Harbour, Newcastle Harbour, Botany Bay and Port Kembla.
Link to the NSW Maritime 2011 Annual Report
Roads and Maritime Services is headed by Chief Executive with responsibility for the agency’s overall performance and ensuring its operations meet legislative requirements. Maritime is has an annual operating budget in excess of $100 million. It employs approximately 300 staff in 33 offices in urban, regional and rural NSW.
The agency has three branches:
Maritime administers the following Acts and associated Regulations:
Maritime also has particular responsibilities under: