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Schedule of charges for domestic certificates

Fees for domestic certificates of competency—near coastal.

Rates are in Australian Dollars and excluding Goods and Services Tax (GST). Unless otherwise stated, these rates are exempt from GST.

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Application for a new certificate of competency - near coastal

 

Coxswain grade 1

$ 155

Coxswain grade 2

$ 155

General purpose hand

$ 155

Marine engine driver grade 2

$ 155

Marine engine driver grade 3

$ 155

Master inland waters

$ 155

Master less than 24 metres

$ 155

Engineer class 3

$ 267

Marine engine driver grade 1

$ 267

Master less than 35 metres

$ 267

Master less than 80 metres

$ 267

Mate less than 80 metres

$ 267

 

Application to renew a certificate of competency - near coastal

 

Coxswain grade 1

$ 142

Coxswain grade 2

$ 142

General purpose hand

$ 142

Marine engine driver grade 2

$ 142

Marine engine driver grade 3

$ 142

Master inland waters

$ 142

Master less than 24 metres

$ 142

Engineer class 3

$ 225

Marine engine driver grade 1

$ 225

Master less than 35 metres

$ 225

Master less than 80 metres

$ 225

Mate less than 80 metres

$ 225

 

Application to renew a certificate of competency

 

Application to vary to existing certificate of competency

(i.e. remove a restriction, add an endorsement, change name on certificate) 

$ 142 

Application to replace a lost, stolen, or destroyed certificate of competency

$ 142

Conduct an examination (if applicable)

$ 351

 

Certificate of operation

 

Application for a new certificate of operation

$ 200

Application to renew a certificate of operation

$ 200

Application to vary an existing certificate of operation

$ 187

Application to voluntarily suspend a certificate of operation

$ 214

Application to replace a certificate of operation

$ 37

 

Certificate of survey

 

Application for a new certificate of survey

$ 378

Application to renew a certificate of survey

$ 212

Application to vary an existing certificate of survey*

N/A

Application to voluntarily suspend a certificate of survey

$ 214

Application to replace a certificate of survey

$ 37

 

Application for a unique vessel identifier

$ 164

 

Surveyor accreditation scheme

 

Application 1 to 5 categories of surveying

$ 1,495

Application 6 to 10 categories of surveying

$ 2,292

Application 11 to 16 categories of surveying

$ 3,089

Application to renew marine surveyor accreditation

$ 271

Application to replace a lost or stolen accreditation card

$ 48

Application to vary an existing accreditation

$ 280

 

National Law exemptions

 

Application for scheme non-survey (exemption 2)

$ 189

Application for an operation beyond survey time (exemption 6)

$ 230

Application for temporary operations permit (exemption 7)

$ 298

Application for class C restricted operations (exemption 40)

$ 326

Application for an exemption from the application of the National Law, or specified provisions of the National Law

$ 246

(hourly rate)

Application for an approval, under a marine order, of an equivalent means of compliance

$ 246

(hourly rate)

Where and how to pay these charges if you are in Australia

  • You must pay the fees for Seafarer form 426 at Australia Post when you lodge your application.  Australia Post will issue a receipt for every charge paid and record the receipt number on your application form.  Find participating Australia Post retail outlets.
  • For oral examinations, you must pay at the time and date your appointment has been confirmed. You can pay with by either eftpos, credit card or cash – cheques will not be accepted.

How to pay these charges if you are overseas (only revalidation or replacement)

You must mail your payment to us with your application form.

Postal address

Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Seafarer Certification Service
GPO Box 2181
Canberra City ACT 2601 Australia

Courier address

Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Seafarer Certification Service
82 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon ACT 2612 Australia

Payment methods

You may use:

  • A bank draft, in Australian dollars drawn on an Australian bank, and made payable to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.  Make sure your name and the reason for payment is on the back of the bank draft.
  • A credit card, either Mastercard or VISA. Complete a Credit card payment authorisation (form 237). We do not accept AMEX or Diners Club credit cards.

Last updated: 

Wednesday 1 July 2020