Marine licence fees

This page contains information about marine licence and appointment fees.

Important: All new and reissue marine licences are issued for 5 years only. All current marine licences can be renewed 5 years or for the period specified on your renewal notice (1, 3 or 5 years).

Transaction type Term of licence
Renew marine licence
5 years or period specified on renewal notice
Change term of marine licence i.e. number of years
Up to 5 years only
  • Issue a new marine licence
  • Reissue of a marine licence
  • Interstate changeover of a marine licence

5 years only

Licence type 1 year 3 years 5 years
Marine licence $35.60
 $106.80
$178.00
Marine licence with PWC endorsement $40.70
$122.10 $203.50
Restricted marine licence $17.80
$53.40 $89.00
Restricted marine licence with PWC endorsement $20.30
$60.90 $101.50

* A card payment fee applies to VISA and MasterCard transactions.


Item  Fee
Replacement Marine licence  $22.20



Test type Fee
Marine licence knowledge test $27.70
Personal watercraft endorsement test $27.70
Combined marine licence and
personal watercraft endorsement test
$27.70




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