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Shipping registration fees

Application fees that apply to ship registration procedures.

You must pay application fees when you lodge an application for any of the transactions listed in the table below. These fees are non-refundable.

Shipping registration fees are set out in the AMSA Fees Determination 2015.

How to pay fees

You can pay your registration fee by cheque, credit card or direct deposit into an AMSA account.

Complete the Ship registration credit card payment authorisation form 114 to pay by credit card.

Use the Australian shipping registration office direct deposit information to pay by direct debit.

Shipping registration fees

Item

Service

Fee A$

1

Lodging application for registration or re-registration of:

 
 

(a) ship required to be registered—Commercial ship 24 metres or more in tonnage length

$2664

 

(b) ship permitted to be registered—Commercial ship less than 24 metres in tonnage length, government ship, pleasure craft and fishing vessel—other than ship referred to in (c)

$1554

 

(c) ship on demise charter to an Australian based operator other than an Australian owned ship

$3996

2

Lodging application for grant of provisional registration certificate under section 22 or 22A of the Shipping Registration Act 1981

$333

3

Lodging application for extension of period of currency of provisional certificate

$222

4

Application for continuous synopsis record

$555

5

Amendments to the continuous synopsis record

$390

6

Re-issue of a continuous synopsis record

$170

7

Lodging documents for registration of transfer or transmission of ownership in relation to:

 
 

(a) ship required to be registered—Commercial ship 24 metres or more in tonnage length

$777

 

(b) ship permitted to be registered—Commercial ship less than 24 metres in tonnage length, government ship, pleasure craft and fishing vessel—other than ship referred to in (c)

$444

 

(c) ship on demise charter to an Australian based operator other than an Australian owned ship

$1332

8

Lodging application for grant of temporary pass

$333

9

Lodging request for approval of change of name of registered ship

$111

10

Lodging request for change of home port of registered ship

$111

11

Lodging application for grant of new registration certificate or new provisional registration certificate or under section 21 of the Shipping Registration Act (replacement certificate)

$222

12

Supply of deletion certificate

$111

13

Lodging application for issue of certificate of entitlement to fly Australian national flag or Red ensign

$222

14

Lodging caveat

$222

15

Lodging request for extension of time for lodging documents

$167

16

Lodging application for exemption from registration

$666

17

Inspection of register in relation to a registered ship—for each period of 15 minutes

$55.50

18

Supply of certified title extract or of a document forming part of or associated with the Register

$75

19

Supply of certified copy of register entry

$40

20

Supply of certified copy of documents forming part of or associated with the register, for each page

$21

21

Courier fees within Australia

$40

 

Courier fees outside Australia

$80

Last updated: 

Tuesday 21 August 2018