Boat and vessel registration
- How to register a vessel
- Transfer a vessel registration
- Boat and vessel registration fees
- Renew a vessel registration
Infrastructure and projects
The NSW Boating Handbook (Jan 2021) is your practical and essential guide to safe and responsible boating on NSW waterways. Here's how to get a copy.
Lifejacket care and service program
Lifejackets require care and maintenance to ensure they work effectively in case of an emergency. Servicing your inflatable lifejacket is a legal requirement in NSW. Transport for NSW offers sessions on how to care and service your lifejacket.
Sydney Harbour Summer Events
An exciting Summer palette of events both on-water and on land is planned for Sydney Harbour this year.
Before you go boating
From weather conditions and maintaining your vessel, to knowing the rules and having the right equipment – be ready for a safe day on the water.
Boating and personal watercraft quiz
The boating knowledge test questions and online quiz can help you practice for the general boating or personal watercraft licence test.
Boating licence documents and forms
The Boating Licence Practical Logbook and the Boating Handbook will guide you on safe and responsible boating in NSW.
Marine Rescue NSW
Marine Rescue NSW is the state’s official volunteer marine rescue service. The MarineRescue App allows you to register details of your next boating trip.