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California Boat Registration Number & Sticker Information

November 28, 2022

Most recreational vessels in California need to be registered. If your vessel weighs over 5 tons, you have the option of registering it with the U.S. Coast Guard and obtaining a maritime certificate of documentation. Otherwise, you’ll need to register it with the state DMV. Find out about the specifics of registering a recreational vessel … Read more ›

Operating a Boat Under the Influence in California

In California, the regulations for drinking on a boat are different than they are for cars. However, boating under the influence in California can result in you losing your driver’s license, among other serious penalties. Operating a boat requires clear thinking and quick reflexes, and doing so with alcohol in your system can endanger you, … Read more ›