Department of Cars. How can I register my watercraft?

Department of Cars. How can I register my watercraft?

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  • Register

Enroll a motorboat

Crucial: All motor ship operators irrespective of age will require a sailing security certification starting in 2025. To learn more, go directly to the NYS PARKS web site .

Do i must register my motorboat?

In nyc, ships (watercraft) without a motor need not be registered. If you are using a engine (electric or fuel-driven), regardless of measurements of your watercraft or perhaps the engine, you have to register your ship.

Your watercraft is exempt from New York State enrollment when it is

  • a lifeboat
  • registered in another state rather than held in ny for longer than 90 consecutive times
  • a commercial ship with either U.S. or documentation that is foreign
  • a watercraft race in competition

How do you register my ship?

Before visiting a DMV office to join up your watercraft, please read the directions, Registering / Titling a Boat in brand brand New York State (PDF) (MV-82.1B), and finish the Document help Guide to be sure you bring the documents that are correct you.

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