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Boat operator licence and special permit fees

The fees listed in the tables below are effective from 1 July 2019.

Licences and special permits

Licence issued to person who held special permit $18.00
Licence issued to person who did not hold special permit $43.00
Special permit issue $18.00
Replacement licence/special permit $18.00

Theory tests

Type of theory testFee
Special permit theory test $21.00
Boat operator's licence theory test $45.00

There is no fee for the practical test to obtain a special permit, however the applicant must provide a suitable boat (including safety equipment) for the test.

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