Colorado Boating Information
Registration Questions:(303) 791-1920
Boating Registration Website:http://cpw.state.co.us/buyapply/Pages/BoatingRegistrations.aspx
State Tax Department Website:http://www.taxcolorado.com/
Registration Grace Period (Days):30 days
Boat Sales & Use Tax Rate:2.9%
Credit For Tax Paid In Another State:Yes
State Decal Required For Documented Vessel:No
Boat Titles Issued:No
Notes:Local Sales and Use Tax also apply

There are no current boating issues. Please check back periodically for updates or email us a story at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com.

2009 Colorado Boating Issues Archive
Boating Law Administrator(303) 791-1954
Maximum Speed Limit:Posted Speed Limit
Maximum Dimensions For Trailer:45' L x 8'6" W x 13'6" H
Maximum Overall Length with Vehicle & Trailer:70'
Minimum Weight Requiring Separate Trailer Brakes:3000 lbs
Trailer Equipment Requirements:
Safety Chains:Yes
Brake Lights:Yes
Taillights:Yes
Clearance Lights:Yes
License Light:Yes
Turn Signals:Yes
Reflectors:Yes
Flares:No, Commercial Vehicles Only
Breakaway Breaks:Yes
Tiedowns:Yes
Two Trailers:Yes, up to 70'
Insurance:Not required specifically for the trailer, may fall under the vehicle insurance.
Wide Trailer Permit Office:(800) 350-3765
Website:www.coloradodot.info/business/permits/truckpermits
For specific questions about boating issues or BoatUS Government Affairs, please e-mail the department at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com

Colorado Boating Alerts:

We do not have any current state alerts at this time. If you have a boating related issue please email us at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com