Find out about getting a general boat, Personal Watercraft (PWC) driving licence or mooring licence, registering your vessel in NSW, waterway rules and safety, and other information about using waterways in NSW.
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COVID-19 boating update
Information and advice on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
Expired flare collection sites
We are collecting expired flares on the south coast.
Vessel Incident Reporting
Use this form to report boating accidents and incidents to NSW Maritime.
Stay under the 0.05 alcohol limits
Whether you drive a car or boat – stay under 0.05.
Everything you need to know about using NSW waterways, including aquatic events, boat ramps, bridge opening times, maps, web cameras, restrictions and closures and weather and tide information.Go to Using waterways
Property and planning
Roads and Maritime Services is responsible for the development, management and use of wetlands and dryland property areas, valued at around $1.8 billion.Go to Property and planning