Permits & Forms
Public access to Hare Bay Islands is restricted to those doing scientific research.
- Scientific Research Permit (145 KB)
- Research visitors to the islands require a valid Scientific Research Permit. For more information and research guidelines, see Science & Research.
- Commercial Operator Permit
- All commercial operators, including tour boat operators and cruise ships, require a commercial operator permit to conduct activities in a reserve. Note: Due to the significance and sensitivity of this site, no commercial activities (except fishing) are allowed.
For scientific research permits, please allow a minimum of three weeks for processing.
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