Federal boating authorities

USA

United States Coast Guard
www.uscgboating.org

Canada
Canadian Coast Guard 
1-800-267-6687 
www.ccg-gcc.gc.ca/

National Association of State Boating Law Administrators
www.nasbla.org

Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources 
Marine Police Division 
64 N. Union St., Room 438 
Montgomery, AL 36130-1451 
(334) 242-3673 

Arizona Game and Fish Dept.
Law Enforcement Branch 
2221 W. Greenway Rd. 
Phoenix, AZ 85023 
(602) 789-3383 
www.gf.state.az.us

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Boating Safety Division 
Two Natural Resources Dr. 
Little Rock, AR 72205 
(501) 233-6399

Dept. of Boating and Waterways
1629 S St. 
Sacramento, CA 95814 
(916) 322-1821 
www.dbw.ca.gov

Dept. of Natural Resources
Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation
13787 S. Hwy. 85 
Littleton, CO 80125 
(303) 791-1954 
https://cpw.state.co.us

Boating Division
P.O. Box 280 
333 Ferry Rd. 
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-8638 

Dept. of Natural Resources & Env. 
Control Division of Fish and Wildlife 
P.O. Box 1401 
Dover, DE 19903 
(302) 739-3440 
http://vwww.dnrec.state.de.us

Metropolitan Police Dept.
Harbor Patrol Section 
550 Water St. SW 
Washington, DC 20024
(202) 727-4582

Dept. of Environmental Protection
Division of Law Enforcement 
3900 Commonwealth Blvd., 
MS 600 
Tallahassee, FL 32399
(850) 448-5600 
myfwc.com

Dept. of Natural Resources 
Wildlife Resources Division 
Boating Safety Office 
2070 US Hwy., 278, SE 
Social Circle, GA 30279 
(404) 918-6408 
www.gadnr.org

Dept. of Land and Natural Resources
Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation
333 Queen St., Suite 300 
Honolulu, HI 96813 
(808) 587-1973 
https://dlnr.hawaii.gov/dobor/

Dept. of Parks and Recreation
Boating Program 
Statehouse Mail 
Boise, ID 83720 
(208) 334-4180 ext 224
https://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/

Dept. of Conservation 
Division of Law Enforcement
524 S. Second St. 
Springfield, IL 62701-1787
(217) 782-6431 
www.state.il.us

Dept. of Natural Resources 
Law Enforcement Division 
IGCS, Room W255-D 
402 W. Washington 
Indianapolis, IN 46204 
(317) 232-4010

Dept. of Conservation
Fish and Wildlife Division 
Wallace State Office Bldg. 
E. Ninth and Grand Ave. 
Des Moines, IA 50319-0034 
(515) 281-5919 
www.iowa.gov

Kentucky Water Patrol 
Dept. of Fish & Wildlife 
107 Mero St. 
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3074 
www.kdfwr.state.ky.us

Dept. of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
284 State St. 
Augusta, ME 04333
(207) 287-2766 
http://www.maine.gov/dmr/

Dept. of Natural Resources 
Tawes State Office Bldg. 
580 Taylor Ave. 
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 974-5623 
www.dnr.state.md.us

Dept. of Fisheries
Wildlife and Environmental Law Enforcement 
175 Portland St. 
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 727-3190

Dept. of Natural Resources 
Law Enforcement Division 
P.O. Box 30028 
Lansing, MI 30031 
(517) 335-3414 
www.michigan.gov/dnr

Dept. of Natural Resources
Attn: Boating Safety 
500 Lafayette Rd. 
St. Paul, MN 55155 
(612) 296-0905 
www.dnr.state.mn.us

Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
Law Enforcement Division 
P.O. Box 451 
Jackson, MS 39205
(601) 364-2185 
www.mdwfp.com

Dept. of Public Safety
MO State Water Patrol 
P.O. Box 1368 
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1368 
(314) 751-3333

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
P.O. Box 200701 
Helena, MT 59620-0701 
(406) 444-2535 
fwp.mt.gov

NE Game and Parks Commission
Law Enforcement Division 
2200 N. 33rd St. 
Lincoln, NE 68503-0370
(402) 471-5579 
http://outdoornebraska.gov/boating/

Division of Wildlife 
Law Enforcement Bureau
P.O. Box 10678 
Reno, NV 89520 
(702) 688-1549

NH Dept. of Public Safety 
Marine Patrol Bureau 
32 Dock Rd. 
Gifford, NH 03246
(603) 293-2037 
http://www.nh.gov/safety/divisions/

NJ State Police
Marine Law Enforcement Bureau
P.O. Box 7068 
West Trenton, NJ 08628-0068 
(602) 882-2000 ext. 6164 
www.state.nj.us/dep/fgw

Natural Resources Dept.
Parks and Recreation Division 
Boating Safety Section 
240 S. Pacheco 
Santa Fe, NM 87505 
(505) 827-7173 
www.emnrd.state.nm.us/

Marine and Recreation Vehicles 
Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation
Empire State Plaza 
Agency Bldg. #1, 13th floor
Albany, NY 12238 
(518) 474-0445

NC Wildlife Resources Commission 
512 N. Salisbury St. 
Raleigh, NC 27604-1188
(919) 733-3391

Game & Fish Dept.
Information & Education Division 
100 N. Bismarck Expressway 
Bismarck, ND 58501-5095 
(701) 328-6327
gf.nd.gov

Dept. of Natural Resources 
Division of Watercraft 
4435 Fountain Square Dr. 
Columbus, OH 43224-1300 
(614) 265-6505 
https://ohiodnr.gov/division-parks-watercraft

Dept. of Public Safety 
Lake Patrol Division 
P.O. Box 11415 
Oklahoma City, OK 73136-0415
(405) 425-2143 
www.dps.state.ok.us

State Marine Board
435 Commercial St., NE 
Salem, OR 97310 
(503) 373-1405 Ext. 244

PA Fish & Boat Commission 
Bureau of Boating 
P.O. Box 67000 
Harrisburg, PA 17106-7000
(717) 657-4540 
https://www.fishandboat.com

Dept. of Natural Resources
Office of the Commissioner of Navigation 
P.O. Box 5887 
Puerta de Teierra, PR 00906 
(809) 724-2340

Dept. of Environmental Management 
83 Park St. 
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 277-3071 
shall@dem.state.ri.us

Dept. of Wildlife and Marine Resources 
Division of Law Enforcement & Boating 
P.O. Box 12559 
Charleston, SC 29422-2559
(803) 762-5034

Dept. of Game, Fish and Parks
Division of Wildlife 
523 E. Capitol 
Pierre, SD 57501-3182 
(605) 773-4506 
https://gfp.sd.gov/

TN Wildlife 
Resources Agency 
Boating Division 
P.O. Box 40747 
Nashville, TN 37204 
(615) 781-6682 
https://www.tn.gov/twra.html

Parks and Wildlife Dept. 
Law Enforcement Division 
4200 Smith School Rd. 
Austin, TX 78744 
(512) 389-4624 
www.tpwd.state.tx.us

Division of Parks & Recreation
1594 W. North Temple, Suite 116 
P.O. Box 146001 
Salt Lake City, UT 84114 
(801) 538-7341 
https://stateparks.utah.gov/

Boat Section
Dept. of Game and Inland Fisheries
P.O. Box 11104 
Richmond, VA 23230-1104
(804) 367-1189 
www.dgif.state.va.us

WA State Parks & Recreation Commission
Boating Programs 
7150 Clearwater Ln. 
P.O. Box 42654 
Olympia, WA 98504-2654 
(360) 902-8555 
www.parks.wa.gov

Boating Safety & Education
Law Enforcement Section 
Capital Complex , Bldg 3 
Charleston, WV 25305-0668 
(304) 558-2783 
www.wvdnr.gov

Dept. of Natural Resources 
Division of Law Enforcement 
P.O. Box 7921 
Madison, WI 53707 
(608) 266-0859 
https://www.dnr.state.wi.us/

WY Game and Fish Dept.
5400 Bishop Blvd. 
Cheyenne, WY 82001 
(307) 777-4579 
https://wgfd.wyo.gov/Fishing-and-Boating/Boating-and-Watercraft

You can also contact your local Sheriff's Office or Marine Patrol.