Licensing Services

The Shire of Esperance is authorised to process:

  • Vehicle and driver licensing
  • Testing
  • Permits
  • Applications
  • Transfers
  • Renewals
  • Boat licence renewals

Please note Practical Driving Assessments (PDA) are conducted by Department of Transport from their office located at Bandy Creek Boat Harbour.

Administration Building Opening Hours are as follows.

Opening Hours
Monday 8:30am - 4:45pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 4:45pm
Wednesday 9:30am - 4:45pm
Thursday  8:30am - 4:45pm
Friday 8:30am - 4:45pm

Phone lines are open Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm. If you can't make it into town during office hours, please call to make an appointment.

Heavy Vehicles can be inspected at:

Location Contact Number
South East Auto & Heavy Diesel Unit 6, 15 Hill Street, Esperance 0427 404 811

Light Vehicles can be inspected at:

Location Contact Number
Darrens A1 Autos 27 Sheldon Road, Chadwick (08) 9071 3551
Florisson's Autos 89 Norseman Road, Castletown (08) 9071 2738
Squily's Moto (Motorcycles only) 2 Arthur Street, Castletown 0477 839 382

NB: Immobilisers must be fitted before inspection of light vehicles.

For all general licensing enquiries call 131 156 or visit the Department of Transport website.