Registration is free and we offer a number of different ways for you to register your distress beacon.
The quickest and easiest way to register your beacon online.
Once you have created an online account, you will also be able to:
To register your beacon go to www.beacons.amsa.gov.au.
To renew your registration, check and confirm your registration details by:
A new registration sticker will not be issued until your beacon registration details are validated as current.
Please allow approximately two weeks for delivery of your new registration sticker which will be valid for a further two years.
To submit your registration by fax, simply download, print and complete the Beacon Registration Form and fax to:
|Local||1800 406 329|
|International||+61 2 9332 6323|
To submit your registration by mail, simply download, print and complete the Beacon Registration Form and post it to:
Australian coded beacons:
Beacon Registration Section,
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
GPO Box 2181 Canberra City ACT 2601
To decode your programmed HexID, click here.
The seller is required to provide the purchasers name, address and phone number. The purchaser cannot register the beacon until the account of the previous owner has been updated to 'sold' status.