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Permits and Fees

Discover detailed information on the permits required and fees applicable for various activities on Wadjemup / Rottnest Island.

Your guide to the permits and fees associated with activities and operations on Rottnest Island

Whether you're planning a commercial filming project, organising a special event, conducting academic research, working on the island, or engaging in business ventures, detailed information is available below to ensure your activities align with the island's regulations and policies.

The Basin

The management plan that shapes the island’s present and future

The Rottnest Island Management Plan (RIMP) 2023-28 outlines our approach for the management and enhancement of the island for the next five years. It focuses on the visitor experience, sustainable infrastructure, cultural heritage, the island’s environment and how we build meaningful partnerships with tourism industry, commercial operators and Aboriginal communities.