Consultation on proposed changes to marine licensing charges

Welsh Government are consulting on proposed changes to the fees and associated charges for marine licensing, which would:

  • move towards a system of full cost recovery, enabling the licensing authority to provide a fair and adequate provision of services
  • improve the regime for charging costs associated with marine licensing and the Environmental Impact Assessment regime in Wales.

Before responding make sure you read the consultation document and the draft regulatory impact assessment.

Responses must be in by Monday 28th November 2016.

To respond, download the response form, complete and send back either by email to or by post to:

Marine Licensing Fees Consultation
Marine and Fisheries Division
Welsh Government
Rhodfa Padarn
Llanbadarn Fawr, Aberystwyth
SY23 3UR


Full details on the consultation can be found here.