Summary of Harbourmaster fees or charges, and payment options. All fees and charges include GST.
Fees and charges - Last updated 1 July 2023
The annual fee period is from 1 July to 30 June.
|Fee Type||Fee Description||Fee from 1 July 2023 (incl. GST)|
|Swing Mooring||Standard annual licence fee||$341.00|
|Pile Mooring||Standard annual licence fee||$1,074.00|
|Mud Mooring areas||Standard annual licence fee||$81.50|
|Privately Owned Piles||Standard annual licence fee||$275.50|
|Emergency Mooring (1 week minimum charge)||Standard mooring (weekly charge)||$102|
|Heavy mooring (weekly charge)||$147.00|
|Application and transfer for mooring site||Transfer / administration fee||$71.00|
|Personal Watercraft Registration (one off fee per watercraft)||Registration fee||$63.00|
|Stickers (personal watercraft)||Sticker fee||$27.00|
|Pilotage Assessment||Assessment fee||$293.00|
|Harbourmaster Patrol Vessel||Hourly charge (includes 2 crew)||$430.00|
|Harbourmaster Barge||Hourly charge (includes 2 crew)||$506.50|
|Annual Navigation & Safety Fee for foreign flagged vessels 40 metres and over LOA anchoring or dynamic positioning in the region’s waters.
Some exemptions do apply.
|Annual fee (valid for 12 months from date of first anchoring/positioning)||$26.80/metre LOA|
The rates below relate to officer hours spent on planning, co-ordination, liaison and operations of events, and auditing of hire craft.
|Description||Specialty||Hourly rate from 1 July 2023 (incl. GST)|
|Harbourmaster / Deputy Harbourmaster||All areas||$236.50|
|Operations Manager / Maritime Officer||All areas||$225.00|
|Skipper / Deckhand / Maritime Assistant||All areas||$168.50|
Internet banking or in person at a Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) branch
- Account: 02 0192 0122888 03
- Reference: your customer number as stated on your invoice and your name.