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North Dakota Registration and Title FAQ and Documents

FAQ
North Dakota Registration and Title Information
Summary of boat registration and titling rules in North Dakota
How do you register a boat in North Dakota?
In North Dakota, you can register your boat by mail or in person to our Bismarck Headquarters office. Owner must fill out registration form and submit proof of ownership and registration fee.
Where do you register your boat in North Dakota?
In North Dakota, you register your boat at the ND Game & Fish Department
What boats are required to be registered in North Dakota?
All vessels powered by a motor are required to be registered in North Dakota
What boats do not require registration in North Dakota?
Any vessels not powered by motor are not required to be registered in North Dakota
Are USCG documented boats required to be registered in North Dakota?
USCG documented boats are required to be registered in North Dakota
How much does it cost to register a boat in North Dakota?
To register a boat in North Dakota, the fees are as follows: Pro-rated 3-year rate - • 3-year rate for boats less than 16 feet long or canoes $18.00 • 3-year rate for boats 16 feet to less than 20 feet $36.00 • 3-year rate for boats 20 feet and longer $45.00
How much does it cost to get a duplicate boat registration in North Dakota?
There is no fee for a duplicate boat registration in North Dakota
How much does it cost to get a duplicate boat decal in North Dakota?
There is no fee for a duplicate boat decal in North Dakota
How much does it cost to transfer a boat registration in North Dakota?
Transfering a boat registration in North Dakota is included with the title transfer fee
Does North Dakota title boats?
Boats are not titled in North Dakota
Does North Dakota require boat inspections?
Businesses that rent watercraft require boat inspections in North Dakota
What is the sales tax rate for boats in North Dakota?
The sales tax rate on boats in North Dakota is 5% plus any applicable local taxes
Does North Dakota have an annual tax on boats?
North Dakota does not have an annual tax on boats.
Helpful Links for North Dakota:
Watercraft Registration and Renewal | North Dakota Game and Fish

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