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 2021-22.

Authorisation numberIssue dateExpiry dateNetworkMarine ParkAuthorisation typePrimary activitySecondary activityAuthorisation holder
PA2021-00090-115/07/202115/08/2021North-westNingaloo; Shark Bay; GascoynePermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2021-00093-130/07/202105/08/2023Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00078-126/07/202110/08/2022Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00079-226/07/202101/09/2022South-westGreat Australian Bight; Western Eyre; MuratPermitResearchMonitoringIndividual
PA2021-00083-113/07/202130/06/2023Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00091-116/07/202131/10/2021Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2018-00091-322/07/202128/02/2023North-westArgo-Rowley Terrace; Gascoyne; Kimberley; Montebello; Shark Bay; Mermaid Reef; Ningaloo; Ashmore ReefPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchUniversity of Western Australia
PA2021-00056-106/07/202131/07/2026North-westDampierLicenceStructures and works (commercial purposes)Excavations, works and maintenance; DredgingRobe River Mining Co. Pty. Ltd
PA2021-00058-129/07/202131/07/2023Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial tourismScuba/snorkel activitiesThe Trustee for Tradewind Charters Unit Trust
PA2021-00089-115/07/202116/07/2023South-eastZeehanPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchFathom Pacific Pty Ltd
PA2021-00061-119/07/202101/05/2023South-eastBeaglePermitResearch and MonitoringCommercial Media; Non-Commercial researchMajor Projects Foundation Ltd
PA2021-00069-112/07/202106/08/2023Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial tourismScuba/snorkel activitiesThe Trustee for the Benn Family Trust
PA2021-00080-113/07/202131/07/2022Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchiXblue Pty Ltd
PA2021-00081-112/07/202117/07/2022South-westJurien; Two RocksPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchUniversity of Western Australia
PA2021-00082-104/08/202131/08/2023Temperate EastCod GroundsLicenceCommercial tourismScuba/snorkel activities; Commercial mediaSCUBA Haven
PA2021-00088-103/08/202103/08/2023North-westNingaloo; GascoyneLicenceCommercial tourismScuba/snorkel activities; Nature watchingLatitude Charters Pty Ltd
PA2021-00102-113/08/202113/08/2022Temperate EastLord HowePermitRecreational fishingRecreational fishingIndividual
PA2021-00107-107/09/202115/11/2021Temperate EastLord HowePermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2021-00084-131/08/202108/08/2022North-westKimberleyLicenceResearch and MonitoringCommercial researchNeptune Geomatics Pty Ltd
PA2021-00087-120/08/202121/08/2023Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingThe Trustee for The McVeigh Family Trust t/a Reality Cruises
PA2021-00092-130/08/202131/12/2021North-westCarnarvon Canyon; Gascoyne; NingalooPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchCSIRO
PA2021-00097-112/08/202121/09/2023Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingThe Trustee For The Wilson Family Trust
PA2021-00100-121/09/202112/10/2023Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingAroona Luxury Boat Charters
PA2021-00101-121/09/202101/10/2023Temperate EastCentral Eastern; Solitary Islands;LicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingS CM Young
PA2021-00103-130/08/202131/08/2022Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchMajor Projects Foundation
PA2019-00085-43/11/202131/03/2022South-eastMacquarie IslandPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00068-326/10/202130/11/2021North-westRoebuckPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchWestern Australian Museum
PA2021-00092-429/11/202131/12/2022North-westCarnarvon Canyon; Gascoyne; NingalooPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchCSIRO
PA2021-00104-126/10/202121/12/2023North-westMontebello; Argo-Rowley Terrace; Mermiad ReefLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingThe Trustee for Wilderness Safari Unit Trust
PA2021-00104-226/10/202121/12/2023South-westAbrolhosLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingWilderness Safari Holidays T/As SPV Pelican Charters
PA2021-00106-14/11/202131/05/2023South-westPerth CanyonPermitDeploy a fish aggregating devices (FAD)Deploy a fish aggregating devices (FAD)Perth Game Fishing Club Inc
PA2021-00108-125/11/202126/11/2023Coral SeaCoral Sea LicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingMike Ball Dive Expeditions Pty Ltd
PA2021-00109-15/11/20218/11/2023North-westGascoyne; NingalooLicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingThe Trustee for Bob Gray Family Trust
PA2021-00113-125/11/202127/11/2023Coral SeaCoral Sea LicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingThe Trustee for SOF Unit Trust (business name: Spirit of Freedom Cruises)
PA2021-00114-18/12/202110/12/2022South-eastFlindersPermitResearch and MonitoringCommercial researchiXblue Pty Ltd
PA2021-00115-125/11/202127/11/2023Coral SeaCoral Sea LicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingCairns Discount Diving Pty Ltd
PA2021-00116-126/11/20211/12/2023NorthWest Cape YorkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchJames Cook University
PA2021-00117-13/12/20217/03/2022Coral SeaCoral Sea LicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingSilversea Cruises Australia Pty Ltd
PA2021-00118-125/11/202126/11/2023North-westMermaid ReefLicenceCommercial tourismScuba/snorkel activitiesThe Trustee for Diversity Charters Unit Trust
PA2021-00119-124/11/20215/01/2022Temperate EastLord HowePermitRecreational fishingScuba/snorkel activitiesIndividual
PA2021-00119-224/11/20215/01/2022Temperate EastLord HowePermitRecreational fishingRecreational fishingIndividual
PA2021-00121-13/12/20211/01/2023North-westGascoyne; NingalooLicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingSkyhaven Pty Ltd
PA2021-00125-11/11/20217/11/2021North-westArgo-Rowley Terrace; Mermiad ReefPermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2021-00126-123/12/202131/03/2025NorthGulf of CarpentariaPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchCSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere
PA2021-00129-125/11/202113/11/2023South-westSouth-west Corner; Eastern RecherchePermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial research 
PA2021-00133-124/11/202115/12/2021Temperate EastLord HowePermitRecreational fishingRecreational fishingIndividual
PA2021-00139-116/12/202111/02/2022Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchBiofouling Solutions Pty Ltd
PA2021-00147-115/12/202122/12/2021Coral SeaCoral Sea PermitCommercial mediaUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftTourism and Events Queensland
PA2021-00148-123/12/202131/01/2022Temperate EastLord HowePermitRecreational fishingRecreational fishingIndividual
PA2020-00092-427/01/202203/02/2026Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00001-217/02/202231/03/2025Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00154-114/02/202202/06/2024South-westBremerPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00155-117/01/202214/03/2022Temperate EastCentral Eastern; Lord Howe; Hunter; Solitary IslandsPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2021-00156-116/02/202202/06/2024South-westBremerLicenceCommercial mediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-00004-107/02/202223/03/2022South-eastWestern Eyre; Western Kangaroo Island; Great Australian Bight; Murat; Murray; Southern Kangaroo IslandPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchIndividual
PA2022-00005-121/02/202230/04/2022South-westBremerPermitCommercial mediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2021-00127-112/01/202214/03/2022Temperate EastCentral Eastern; Lord Howe; Hunter; Solitary IslandsLicenceCommercial mediaCommercial MediaIntomedia Production Services Pty Ltd/Nutopia Ltd
PA2021-00134-113/12/202101/04/2024North-westGascoyne; NingalooLicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingNingaloo Echo Tours Pty Ltd
PA2021-00138-112/01/202203/03/2024South-westPerth Canyon; Geographe; Bremer; South-west CornerLicenceCommercial tourismNature watchingWhale Watch Western Australia
PA2021-00139-224/01/202223/10/2023Temperate EastNorfolkPermit Non-commercial researchBiofouling Solutions Pty Ltd.
PA2021-00144-120/01/202215/03/2024North-westGascoyne; Carnarvon Canyon; NingalooLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingRenlyn Australia Pty Ltd
PA2021-00146-120/01/202212/12/2023Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchCSIRO
PA2022-00003-103/02/202203/03/2024Temperate EastLord HoweLicenceCommercial tourismCharter fishingDevine Seafoods Pty Limited
PA2022-00025-107/03/202230/04/2022South-westAbrolhosPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial researchWestern Australian Museum
PA2021-00146-111/03/202212/12/2023Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchCSIRO
PA2022-00025-111/03/202230/04/2022South-westAbrolhosPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchWestern Australian Museum
PA2022-00016-122/03/202206/03/2026North-westCarnarvon Canyon; GascoynePermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchThe University of Western Australia
PA-2022-00016-222/03/202206/03/2026South-westPerth Canyon; South-west corner; Eastern RecherchePermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchThe University of Western Australia
PA2021-00137-128/03/202201/04/2023NorthWesselPermitCommercial MediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-00015-108/04/202204/04/2024Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial TourismCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-00022-108/04/202208/04/2024North-westGascoyne; NingalooLicenceCommercial TourismCommercial MediaThe Trustee for the Ocean Air Trust
PA2022-00034-111/04/202203/05/2024Temperate EastSolitary IslandsLicenceCommercial TourismNature WatchingJetty Dive Centre
PA2022-00007-114/04/202201/06/2023South-westPerth Canyon; Great Australian Bight; Western Eyre;PermitCommercial MediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-00007-214/04/202201/06/2023South-eastFreycinetPermitCommercial MediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-00040-114/04/202231/03/2027Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial Research

Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) 

 

PA2022-00021-121/04/202228/04/2024South-westAbrolhosLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingMonaghan Family Trust
PA2022-00029-121/04/202209/05/2024North-westArgo-Rowley Terrace; Mermaid ReefLicenceCommercial TourismNature WatchingThe Great Escape Charter Company
PA2022-00044-121/04/202203/05/2024South-westPerth Canyon; AbrolhosLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingTop Gun Charters/The trustee for HDP Family trust
PA2022-00044-221/04/2203/05/24North-westMontebello; Shark BayLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingTop Gun Charters/The trustee for HDP Family trust
PA2022-00005-126/04/202230/04/2022South-westBremerPermitCommercial MediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-0005-226/04/202230/09/2022North-westNingalooPermitCommercial MediaCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2021-00122-103/05/202222/06/2022Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchIndividual
PA2022-00047-106/05/202216/06/2022Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2022-00048-106/05/202210/05/2024South-westAbrolhosLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingIndividual
PA2022-00050-109/05/202221/06/2022Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2021-00092-415/05/202231/12/2022North-westCarnarvon Canyon; Gascoyne; NingalooPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchIndividual
PA2021-00054-216/05/202215/03/2026Temperate EastLord HowePermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchIndividual
PA2022-00035-116/05/202218/04/2024North-westGascoyne; NingalooPermitCommercial TourismCommercial MediaIndividual
PA2022-00037-117/05/202220/05/2024North-westNingalooLicenceCommercial TourismScuba/snorkel activitiesIndividual
PA2022-00057-117/05/202218/05/2024South-westPerth Canyon; AbrolhosLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingIndividual
PA2022-0057-217/05/202218/05/2024North-westMontebello; Shark BayLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingMillennial Charters Pty Ltd
PA2022-00062-119/05/202230/06/2022Coral SeaCoral SeaPermitUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftUse of a drone or other non-commercial remote piloted aircraftIndividual
PA2022-00001-120/05/2022`09/07/2025North-westMontebelloPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchIndividual
PA2022-00059-131/05/202229/08/2022Temperate EastNorfolkPermitResearch and MonitoringNon-commercial ResearchIndividual
PA2022-00065-131/05/202231/05/2023Temperate EastLord HowePermitRecreational FishingRecreational FishingIndividual
PA2022-00042-101/06/202201/05/2024Coral SeaCoral SeaLicenceCommercial TourismCharter FishingGladstone Coral Charters / Gleeson Family Trust