Australian Marine Parks

The following list contains authorisations that have been issued by the Director of National Parks for allowable activities in Australian Marine Parks in 2020-21.

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Authorisation number Issue date Expiry date Network Marine Park Authorisation type Primary activity Secondary activity Authorisation holder
PA2020-00076-1 03/11/2020 02/05/2021 Temperate East Norfolk Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research ADVISIAN PTY LTD
PA2020-00031-1 08/07/2020 31/12/2020 Temperate East Norfolk Licence Structures and works (commercial purposes) Excavations, works and maintenance ADVISIAN PTY LTD
PA2020-00093-1 28/01/2021 31/01/2026 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Licence Commercial media Drone use BIOPIXEL PTY LTD
PA2020-00093-2 28/01/2021 31/01/2026 Temperate East Gifford, Norfolk, Lord Howe Licence Commercial media Drone use BIOPIXEL PTY LTD
PA2020-00093-3 28/01/2021 31/01/2026 North West Cape York Licence Commercial media Drone use BIOPIXEL PTY LTD
PA2020-00075-1 04/12/2020 04/12/2025 South-west Abrolhos Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY
PA2020-00075-2 04/12/2020 04/12/2025 North-west Carnarvon Canyon Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY
PA2020-00075-3 04/12/2020 04/12/2025 North Arafura Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY
PA2020-00086-1 11/02/2021 11/02/2026 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00081-1 17/12/2020 17/12/2025 South-west Perth Canyon Licence Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00051-1 23/07/2020 14/08/2025 South-east Huon Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00051-2 23/07/2020 14/08/2025 South-west Perth Canyon Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00051-3 23/07/2020 14/08/2025 North-west Carnarvon Canyon Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00051-4 23/07/2020 14/08/2025 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00051-5 23/07/2020 14/08/2025 Temperate East Gifford Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00055-1 17/08/2020 31/12/2021 South-east Huon Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00070-1 03/11/2020 28/10/2025 South-east Huon Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00070-2 03/11/2020 28/10/2025 Temperate East Jervis Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00084-1 10/12/2020 10/12/2025 South-east Beagle Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00084-2 10/12/2020 10/12/2025 Temperate East Norfolk Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00084-3 10/12/2020 10/12/2025 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00094-1 11/01/2021 10/01/2026 South-east Huon, Macquarie Island, Tasman Fracture, South Tasman Rise Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00086-2 11/02/2021 11/02/2026 Temperate East Central Eastern, Hunter, Jervis, Solitary Islands Permit Research and Monitoring COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00086-3 11/02/2021 11/02/2026 South-east Huon, Flinders, Freycinet, Murray,Tasman Fracture, Apollo, Beagle, Boags, East Gippsland, Franklin, Zeehan, Nelson, South Tasman Rise  Permit Research and Monitoring COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00086-4 11/02/2021 11/02/2026 South-west Perth Canyon, South-west Corner, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Recherche, Western Kanagroo Island, Southern Kangaroo Island Permit Research and Monitoring COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION
PA2020-00053-1 10/09/2020 01/01/2023 North-west Ashmore Reef Licence Commercial tourism Nature watching COMPAGNIE DU PONANT PTY LTD
PA2020-00064-1 17/09/2020 20/11/2020 South-east Flinders Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Department of Primary Industries and Regions
PA2020-00064-2 17/09/2020 20/11/2020 Temperate East Jervis Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Department of Primary Industries and Regions
PA2020-00082-1 01/12/2020 15/12/2020 South-west Western Kangaroo Island Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Department of Primary Industries and Regions
PA2020-00058-1 13/10/2020 01/01/2023 Temperate East Norfolk Licence Commercial media Use of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraft DIRECTOR OF NATIONAL PARKS
PA2020-00097-1 08/02/2021 01/02/2024 Temperate East Lord Howe Licence Commercial tourism Aviation tours (in all marine parks excluding those in the South-east Network) EASTERN AIR SERVICES PTY LIMITED
PA2020-00040-1 16/07/2020 31/10/2020 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research GEOSCIENCE AUSTRALIA
PA2021-00008-1 12/02/2021 31/12/2021 Temperate East Norfolk Licence Commercial media Drone use GREAT SPECIES TV SPV PTY LTD
PA2021-00008-1 12/02/2021 31/12/2021 Temperate East Norfolk Licence Commercial media Drone use GREAT SPECIES TV SPV PTY LTD
PA2020-00060-1 27/08/2020 30/11/2020 North-west Kimberley Licence Research and Monitoring Commercial research NEPTUNE GEOMATICS PTY LTD
PA2020-00089-1 19/01/2021 30/01/2022 Temperate East Norfolk Licence Structures and works (commercial purposes) Norfolk Island Regional Council
PA2020-00032-1 03/08/2020 01/10/2022 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research QUEENSLAND UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
PA2020-00085-1 21/01/2021 21/01/2023 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Licence Commercial tourism Charter fishing QUEST ANGLING EXPEDITIONS PTY LTD
PA2018-00076-8 18/02/2021 31/12/2024 Temperate East Norfolk, Lord Howe, Solitary Islands, Cod Grounds,  Permit Research and Monitoring Drone use Reef Life Survey Foundation Incorporated
PA2018-00076-9 18/02/2021 31/12/2024 North West Cape York, Oceanic Shoals, Wessel, Arafura, Arnhem, Gulf of Carpentaria Permit Research and Monitoring Drone use Reef Life Survey Foundation Incorporated
PA2020-00079-1 11/11/2020 28/02/2021 North-west Dampier & Norfolk Licence Research and Monitoring Commercial research ROBE RIVER MINING CO. PTY. LTD.
PA2020-00050-1 17/09/2020 10/06/2025 South-west Perth Canyon Licence Commercial media Drone use SCOTT  PORTELLI
PA2020-00050-2 17/09/2020 10/06/2025 North-west Dampier Licence Commercial media Drone use SCOTT  PORTELLI
PA2020-00050-3 17/09/2020 10/06/2025 Temperate East Gifford Licence Commercial media Drone use SCOTT  PORTELLI
PA2020-00050-4 17/09/2020 10/06/2025 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Licence Commercial media Drone use SCOTT  PORTELLI
PA2020-00050-5 17/09/2020 10/06/2025 South-east Flinders Permit Commercial media Drone use SCOTT  PORTELLI
PA2020-00063-1 24/09/2020 31/03/2021 South-west Perth Canyon Licence Research and Monitoring Commercial research SUB.CO PTY LTD
PA2020-00052-1 10/08/2020 01/05/2021 North Oceanic Shoals Licence Research and Monitoring Commercial research SUN CABLE PTY LTD
PA2020-00049-1 22/07/2020 31/05/2021 North-west Gascoyne Licence Commercial media Drone use THE MARINE INFORMATION & RESEARCH GROUP OF AUSTRALIA TRUST
PA2020-00049-2 22/07/2020 31/05/2021 South-west Perth Canyon Licence Commercial media Drone use THE MARINE INFORMATION & RESEARCH GROUP OF AUSTRALIA TRUST
PA2021-00003-1 16/02/2021 19/04/2024 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Licence Commercial tourism Charter fishing, Commercial Media, Nature Watching, Scuba/Snorkel activities The Trustee for CC & EM PIKE UNIT TRUST
PA2020-00054-1 17/08/2020 18/02/2024 South-west Bremer Licence Commercial media Use of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraft The Trustee for DB & JL Riggs Family Trust
PA2020-00096-1 15/01/2021 26/01/2023 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Licence Research and Monitoring Commercial research TN MARINE PTY LTD
PA2020-00069-1 24/09/2020 31/07/2021 South-west Geographe Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA
PA2021-00010-1 24/02/2021 28/02/2026 North-west Mermaid Reef Permit Research and Monitoring Drone use & Non-Commercial research UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA
PA2020-00095-1 19/01/2021 31/05/2021 South-east Apollo Licence Commercial research Individual
PA2020-00056-1 13/10/2020 01/01/2023 Temperate East Norfolk Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research
PA2020-00056-1 13/10/2020 01/01/2023 Temperate East Norfolk Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research
PA2020-00048-1 18/08/2020 31/08/2025 South-west Great Australian Bight Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Individual
PA2020-00048-2 18/08/2020 31/08/2025 South-east Murray Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Individual
PA2020-00087-1 17/11/2020 31/01/2021 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Recreational fishing Recreational fishing
PA2020-00048-3 18/08/2020 31/08/2025 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Individual
PA2020-00066-1 28/08/2020 30/11/2020 South-west South-west Corner Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research EGS Survey Pty Ltd
PA2019-00085-2 10/09/2020 31/03/2022 South-east Macquarie Island Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Individual
PA2020-00071-1 16/10/2020 30/10/2021 North Arafura Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Individual
PA2020-00074-1 11/11/2020 20/11/2022 South-west Geographe Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research CURTIN UNIVERSITY
PA2020-00077-1 12/11/2020 20/01/2022 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Recreational fishing Recreational fishing Individual
PA2020-00083-1 21/12/2020 21/12/2022 South-west Abrolhos Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research CURTIN UNIVERSITY
PA2020-00098-1 22/12/2020 31/01/2021 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Recreational fishing
PA2020-00092-1 14/01/2021 03/02/2026 Coral Sea Coral Sea (Marine park) Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research
PA2021-00005-1 27/01/2021 26/01/2022 South-east Apollo Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research Deakin University
PA2021-00002-1 08/02/2021 31/03/2023 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Recreational fishing Recreational fishing
PA2020-00101-1 11/02/2021 11/02/2023 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Research and Monitoring
PA2021-00001-1 11/02/2021 31/03/2025 Temperate East Norfolk Permit Research and Monitoring Non-commercial research
PA2021-00006-1 12/02/2021 02/06/2021 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Recreational fishing Recreational fishing
PA2021-00016-1 17/02/2021 30/04/2021 Temperate East Lord Howe Permit Recreational fishing