Idaho Boating Information
Registration Questions:(208) 332-1824
Boating Registration Website:https://idpr.idaho.gov/Renewal/Default.aspx
State Tax Department Website:http://tax.idaho.gov/index.html
Registration Grace Period (Days):60 days
Boat Sales & Use Tax Rate:6%
Credit For Tax Paid In Another State:Yes
State Decal Required For Documented Vessel:No
Boat Titles Issued:Yes
Notes:Local sales and use tax also apply.
Boating Law Administrator(208) 514-2412
Maximum Speed Limit:65 MPH
Maximum Dimensions For Trailer:48'L x 8'6"W x 14'H
Maximum Overall Length with Vehicle & Trailer:75'
Minimum Weight Requiring Separate Trailer Brakes:1500 lbs. or more
Trailer Equipment Requirements:
Safety Chains:Yes
Brake Lights:Yes
Taillights:Yes
Clearance Lights:Yes
License Light:Yes
Turn Signals:Yes
Reflectors:Yes
Flares:Yes
Breakaway Breaks:Yes
Tiedowns:Yes
Insurance:Yes
Wide Trailer or Boat Permit:(208) 334-8420 or
(800) 662-7133
For specific questions about boating issues or BoatUS Government Affairs, please e-mail the department at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com

Idaho 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