boat registration, british virgin islands yacht registration, marine documentation, USA
12 December, 2017

STATE ISSUE BOAT TITLES? IF USCG DOCUMENTED TITLE TRAILERS? TITLE OUTBOARD MOTORS? COMMENTS
ALABAMA NO NO REGISTRATION ONLY NO REGISTRATION ONLY FOR BOATS
ALASKA NO NO REGISTRATION ONLY NO REGISTRATION ONLY FOR BOATS
AMERICAN SAMOA NO NO     REGISTRATION ONLY FOR BOATS
ARIZONA *NO NO YES NO REGISTRATION ONLY FOR BOATS
*DOCUMENTED /NO REGISTRATION
ARKANSAS NO NO YES NO REGISTRATION ONLY FOR BOATS
CALIFORNIA YES NO YES NO  
COLORADO NO NO YES NO REGISTRATION ONLY FOR BOATS
CONNECTICUT NO NO *NO/YES NO *NO UNDER 3000LBS/YES IF OVER
DELAWARE NO NO YES NO LIENHOLDER RECORDED ON REG. CARD BANKS ONLY
FLORIDA YES NO *NO/YES NO *NO IF UNDER 2000LBS/YES IF OVER
GEORGIA NO NO NO NO REGISTRATIONS ONLY
GUAM YES        
HAWAII NO NO REGISTRATION ONLY NO  
IDAHO *YES/NO NO     *NOT DOCUMENTED /OVER 12' TITLED
ILLINOIS *YES NO YES NO *NON-DOCUMENTED BOATS TITLED IF 15YRS OR NEWER & VALUE $3,000 OR MORE
INDIANA YES NO YES NO HULL INSPECTION FOR FIRST TIME REGISTRATION
IOWA YES YES *NO/YES NO *NO UNDER 2000LBS/YES IF OVER
KANSAS NO NO *NO/YES NO *NO UNDER 2000LBS/YES IF OVER
KENTUCKY YES NO YES NO  
LOUISIANA OPTIONAL NO YES NO  
MAINE NO NO *NO/YES NO *TRAILERS TITLED IF 15 YEARS OR NEWER & OVER 3000LBS
MARYLAND YES NO YES NO  
MASSACHUSETTS YES NO *NO/YES NO *NO UNDER 3000LBS/YES IF OVER
MICHIGAN *YES NO *NO/YES NO *TITLES ISSUED 20' OVER
MINNESOTA YES NO *NO/YES NO  
MISSISSIPPI OPTIONAL NO YES *NO/YES OPTIONAL *BOATS OR MOTORS MUST BE REGISTERED FIRST, THEN TITLED
MISSOURI YES NO YES YES  
MONTANA YES        
NEBRASKA YES   YES    
NEVADA YES NO YES NO  
NEW HAMPSHIRE YES NO *NO/YES NO *NO UNDER 3000LBS/YES IF 15 YEARS OR NEWER AND OVER 3000LBS
NEW JERSEY YES YES *NO/YES NO *NO UNDER 2500LBS/YES IF OVER
NEW MEXICO YES YES YES NO  
NEW YORK YES YES *NO/YES NO BOATS TITLES IF 1987 OR NEW IF NOT DOCUMENTED.
*NO IF TRAILERS UNDER 1000LBS/YES IF OVER
NORTHERN MARIANNA ISLANDS YES        
NORTH CAROLINA OPTIONAL NO YES NO  
NORTH DAKOTA NO *NO     *REGISTRATION ONLY.  NONE IF DOCUMENTED
OHIO YES NO *NO/YES YES (10HP OR MORE) *TRAILERS NO UNDER 4000LBS/YES IF OVER
OKLAHOMA YES NO NO YES (10HP OR MORE)  
OREGON YES NO YES NO  
PENNSYLVANIA YES YES YES NO BOATS TITLED IF 1997 OR NEWER & PURCHASED AFTER 3/1/98
PUERTO RICO NO NO     REGISTRATIONS ONLY
RHODE ISLAND YES NO NO/YES *NO *OUTBOARD MOTORS MUST BE REGISTERED.  TRAILERS IF 10 YEARS OR NEWER & OVER 3000LBS,
SOUTH CAROLINA YES NO *NO/YES YES (5HP OR MORE) *IF OVER 2500LBS.
SOUTH DAKOTA YES        
TENNESSEE NO NO NO NO REGISTRATIONS ONLY
TEXAS YES NO *NO/YES YES *NO IF UNDER 4000LBS/YES IF OVER
UTAH YES NO *YES YES (25 HP OR MORE) *TRAILERS OVER 750 LBS
VERMONT YES NO NO REGISTRATIONS FOR DOCUMENTED BOATS
VIRGIN ISLANDS (US) NO NO     REGISTRATIONS ONLY (PHYSICAL INSPECTION REQUIRED FOR STATE REGISTRATION (NOT DOCUMENTED)
VIRGINIA YES NO YES NO  
WASHINGTON (STATE) YES NO YES NO  
WASHINGTON (DC) YES NO YES NO  
WEST VIRGINIA YES NO YES NO  
WISCONSIN YES NO *NO/YES NO BOATS NOT DOCUMENTED ARE TITLED IF 16' UP.  *TRAILERS IF OVER 3000LBS.
WYOMING YES        

Proud Member of the
Florida Yacht Brokers Association
Vessel Registration, marine documentation, Registration boat

All Yacht Registries, Inc.
The Full Service Yacht Registry Specialists