Indiana Boating Information
Registration Questions:(317) 233-2793
Boating Registration Website:http://www.in.gov/dnr/3165.htm
State Tax Department Website:http://www.in.gov/dor/
Registration Grace Period (Days):60 days
Boat Sales & Use Tax Rate:7%
Credit For Tax Paid In Another State:Yes
State Decal Required For Documented Vessel:Yes
Boat Titles Issued:Yes

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

Boating Law Administrator(317) 232-0935
Maximum Speed Limit:Posted Speed Limit
Maximum Dimensions For Trailer:53'L x 8'6"W x 13' 6"H
Maximum Overall Length with Vehicle & Trailer:60' bumper to bumper
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
Breakaway Breaks:Yes
Tiedowns:Yes
Two Trailers:Yes, up to 65'
Insurance:Not required specifically for the trailer, may fall under the vehicle insurance.
Oversize Trailer Permit:(317) 615-7200, OPT 1
Website:http://www.in.gov/dor/4214.htm
For specific questions about boating issues or BoatUS Government Affairs, please e-mail the department at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com

Indiana 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