Initial boat registration fees

These fees apply when registering a boat not previously registered for recreational use in South Australia.

Fees listed in the tables below are effective from 1 July 2022.

Initial (new) registration fees 6 monthsRegistration Facilities levy Total fee
Up to 3.1 m length $26 nil $26
Greater than 3.1 m up to 3.5 m length $26  $20
$46
Greater than 3.5 m up to 5 m length $47 $29 $76
Greater than 5 m up to 6 m length $47 $35 $82
Greater than 6 m up to 7 m length $104 $43 $147
Personal watercraft
eg jet ski, wave runner, wet bike
$193 $20 $213

Six-month option is not available on vessels greater than 7 metres in length. Greater than 18 m up to 19 m length.

Initial (new) registration 12 monthsRegistration Facilities Levy Total Fee
Up to 3.1 m length $51 nil $51
Greater than 3.1 m up to 3.5 m length           $51 $39 $90
Greater than 3.5 m up to 5 m length $94 $57 $151
Greater than 5 m up to 6 m length $94 $70 $164
Greater than 6 m up to 7 m length $206 $85 $291
Greater than 7 m up to 8 m length $206 $94 $300
Greater than 8 m up to 9 m length $206 $104 $310
Greater than 9 m up to 10 m length $206 $116 $322
Greater than 10 m up to 11 m length $293 $130 $423
Greater than 11 m up to 12 m length $293 $141 $434
Greater than 12 m up to 13 m length $293 $153 $436
Greater than 13 m up to 14 m length $293 $164 $457
Greater than 14 m up to 15 m length $293 $174 $467
Greater than 15 m up to 16 m length $383 $187 $580
Greater than 16 m up to 17 m length $383 $201 $584
Greater than 17 m up to 18 m length $383 $210 $593
Greater than 18 m up to 19 m length $383 $221 $604
Greater than 19 m up to 20 m length $383 $236 $619
Greater than 20 m length $441 $292 $733
Personal watercraft eg jet ski, wave runner, wet bike $383 $39 $421

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Page last updated 24 November 2022

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