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VICTORIAN REGIONAL CHANNELS AUTHORITY

Channels House - Level 2, 235 Ryrie St Geelong, Vic 3220
Phone: +61 3 5225 3500

Documentation and Advice Forms

The following application and advice forms are available to download and print.

Geelong Channel - Application to Use Channel

Used for all vessels accessing Geelong channels

Applications must be made online through Channel Application Lodgement - via web

Application must be submitted to the VRCA 48 hours priors to vessel arriving at Port Phillip Heads

Geelong VRCA Channels Application - Only to be used by vessel Masters unable to access the online application
Masters may Fax this application to: +61 3 5225 3599

Geelong Channel - Application to Use Dynamic Under Keel Clearance

Used for all vessels accessing Geelong channels with a draft greater than 10.8 metres
Vessel Masters must:

  • Send data no more than 24 hours and no less than 12 hours before arrival.
    Send data at least four hours before departure.

pdfDynamic Under Keel Clearance Application Link to document

Permission to Clean Sea Chests

Application for permission to clean sea chests, other hull apertures or to polish propellers.

Submit to:
Duty Marine Controller at Geelong Port Marine Control
Fax: +61 3 5272 1560
Permission to clean sea chest

Permission to Immobilise

Submit to:
Duty Marine Controller at Geelong Port Marine Control
Fax: +61 3 5272 1560
Permission to Immobilise

Aquatic Events Advice

Please complete & Submit
Aquatic Events Advice
to:
Harbour Master at Victorian Regional Channels Authority
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Fax: +61 3 5225 3599