Registration numbers on boat

Watercraft Registration

Register a New Watercraft

Application for registration and 10-day temporary permit of a new or used watercraft.

Watercraft Registration Renewal

Renewals of watercraft that you have previously registered in the state of North Dakota.

If this is a change of ownership or you have purchased a new or used watercraft, please see "Register a New Watercraft" above.

If this watercraft is no longer principally used in North Dakota, the watercraft should be registered in the state where it is principally used.

Watercraft Registration - Frequently Asked Questions