Statewide policy no. 7 - Houseboats

This policy defines the department's position for managing houseboat use in a sustainable manner.
Last updated: 21 November 2022

The policy addresses key issues relating to houseboat use. These issues include:

  • recreational waterway use
  • preservation of aquatic and¬†riparian habitat
  • waste and sewage water discharge
  • mooring areas
  • operational areas
  • refuelling
  • residential amenity and viewscapes.

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