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Marine safety rules and regulations

Understand the main rules and regulations for using NSW waterways.

Maritime terms

Knowing these specialised maritime terms can help you understand and follow the rules when you're on the water.

Hiring a vessel

Hiring a vessel for recreational use on NSW waterways? Here's what you need to know to follow the rules, stay safe and enjoy your day out.

Personal watercraft hire and drive trial

We are currently trialling a PWC hire and drive tour operation on the Hawkesbury. It's open to licensed and unlicensed and unlicensed PWC drivers.
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