Marine life protection

Protecting and preserving plant and animal life in the oceans and seas.

Apply for a Community Stewardship Grant

Community Stewardship Grants are available annually to support community-based projects that serve to protect and restore the local environment, enabling local community groups to undertake stewardship of natural resources in their local area.

Apply for a jetty fuel pipeline

You can only apply for a jetty fuel pipeline by completing a form and posting your application to the Department of Transport.

Apply to translocate fish

Translocation approval is required for the movement of live non-endemic fish into, and within, Western Australia.

Marine fees and payments

Learn how to pay fees for items related to recreational boating, commercial vessel operations and maritime facilities and management.

Marine parks and reserves

Marine parks and reserves help to conserve marine biodiversity and provide special places for people to enjoy, appreciate and learn about the spectacular marine life.

Marine wildlife response

Officers from the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) respond to whale or dolphin strandings.

Renew your jetty licence

You can pay the annual renewal of your private, commercial or community jetty licence online.

Transfer a jetty licence

If you are transferring a jetty licence you need to let the Department of Transport know you have no objections to the transfer.