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Navigable Water Regulations
Responsible agency
Department of Transport
Summary
Navigable Water Regulations are administered by the Department of Transport. Navigable Water Regulations are areas where speed restrictions and restrictions on certain activities apply.
Description

Navigable Water Regulations are administered by the Department of Transport. Navigable Water Regulations are areas where speed restrictions and restrictions on certain activities apply. See below for details:

Speed Restriction Areas

  • 10 Knot Speed Restriction Area
  • 12 Knot Speed Restriction Area
  • 4 Knot Speed Restriction Area
  • 5 and 8 Knot Speed Restriction Area
  • 5 Knot Speed Restriction Area
  • 6Knot Speed Restriction Area
  • 8 Knot Speed Restriction Area

Closed Waters

  • Boating Prohibited Area 
  • Closed Waters (All Vessels)
  • Closed Waters (Motorised Vessels)
  • Closed Waters (Personal Water Craft)
  • Closed Waters (Personal Water Craft) – Unless Waterskiing or Transiting
  • Closed Waters (Sailboards)

Watercraft (All) Usage Areas

  • Open to Personal Water Craft
  • Parasailing Area
  • Personal Water Craft – Freestyle Driving Area
  • Speed Boat Area
  • Water Ski Areas
  • Water Ski Take-off Area

Prohibited Practices

  • Prohibited Practices – Freestyle Driving, Wave Jumping & Surfing

Prohibited Swimming Areas

  • Prohibited Swimming Area

For further information, see www.transport.wa.gov.au/imarine/general-rules-and-regulations.asp or contact the Department of Transport on 1300 863 308 or email coastaldata@transport.wa.gov.au.  

Date updated
09/12/2013 19:12:44