All agents, owners and masters are required to complete the Vessel Movement Advice (VMA) below and lodge it with Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) 72 hours prior to a vessel’s arrival.

Please send all completed VMA forms to VTS at

More information and contact details for TasPorts VTS is available here.

Shipping Forms

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Vessel Movement Advice (VMA)
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Tasman Bridge Towing Permit


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Private Vessel Pilot Exemption Procedure
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Berthing Priority Policies and Procedures
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Port Procedures Manual
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Schedule of Port Charges