The authority has a permit system in place for the launch and recovery of powered craft. You need a permit to take a vehicle onto the foreshore or to launch a boat around Wirral's coast. Some slipways are restricted for emergency use only.
Permits for all areas, except New Brighton Marine Lake, are available at a nominal cost through:
Safe Water Training Sea School Ltd
68 Victoria Parade
Tel: 0151 630 0466
Permission to use New Brighton Marine Lake
A new Watersports and Aqua Centre, Wild Shore New Brighton, is coming to Marine Lake. Further details can be found at wildshorenewbrighton.co.uk.