Australian Marine Parks

Marine parks provide incredible experiences for visitors, including; boating, fishing, scuba diving, snorkelling and nature watching. Rules apply to these activities, including where and how they can be conducted.

Does my activity need an approval?

The following links contain information on what authorisations are required for each type of activity conducted in Australian Marine Parks:


Apply for a permit

How can I be involved in marine park management?

We need your help to manage our marine parks.

This means working together to better understand and protect our marine parks. Network advisory committees are one way to be involved in marine park management, but there may be others.

Contact us to find out more information.

We welcome your ideas on how you want to be involved.