Moorings - General Information
Moorings are used to secure a vessel in a particular location. Types of moorings, their use and colour are as follows:
||Licence permits you to moor your vessel on navigable waters and is renewable annually. A mooring licence is not a lease of the seabed and there is no guarantee of tenure.
||Licence issued to a business entity trading to provide marine type services to the boating public.
For further information contact your local Maritime office
||Used by Maritime or Water Police to store vessels in emergency situations.
||Freely available for use by the general boating public on a 24hr basis.
A mooring licence is required for 1 & 2 above. Application for a mooring licence is made to an office of Maritime.
Note that only approved vessels are able to secure to a private, commercial/club or emergency mooring. Penalties apply for non-compliance.