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
New Brighton
CH45 2PH
Tel: 0151 630 0466

Permission to use New Brighton Marine Lake

You need permission before you can use New Brighton Marine Lake for any activity. Please email with details of any request.  The use of jet skis is not permitted.