Utah Boating Information
Registration Questions:(801) 538-2628
Boating Registration Website:http://stateparks.utah.gov/resources/boating/boating-registration-permits/
State Tax Department Website:http://tax.utah.gov/
Registration Grace Period (Days):60 days
Boat Sales & Use Tax Rate:4.7%
Credit For Tax Paid In Another State:Yes
State Decal Required For Documented Vessel:Yes
Boat Titles Issued:Yes
Notes:

Mandatory liability insurance for all motorboats and personal watercraft. For more information visit Utah's boat registration page and click on the insurance tab. Visit the BoatU.S. Marine Insurance page for coverage information.

Titles issued for outboard motors.

We do not have any boating issues to report for Utah at this time. If you have a boating related alert please email us at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com

Boating Law Administrator(801) 440-5106
Maximum Speed Limit:Posted Speed Limit
Maximum Dimensions For Trailer:40'L x 8'6"W x 14'H
Maximum Overall Length with Vehicle & Trailer:65'
Minimum Weight Requiring Separate Trailer Brakes:3000 lbs.
Trailer Equipment Requirements:
Safety Chains:Yes
Brake Lights:Yes
Taillights:Yes
Clearance Lights:No
License Light:Yes
Turn Signals:Yes
Reflectors:Yes
Flares:Triangles are required
Breakaway Breaks:Yes (Over 3000 lbs.)
Tiedowns:Yes
Two Trailers:Yes, not to exceed 65'
Insurance:Not required specifically for the trailer, may fall under the vehicle insurance.
Oversize Permit Office:(801) 965-4892
Website:http://www.udot.utah.gov/main/f?p=100:pg:0::::V,T:,188
For specific questions about boating issues or BoatUS Government Affairs, please e-mail the department at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com

Utah 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