Boat Registration

Boat Registration

All boats powered by - gasoline, diesel, electric, or sail, must be registered and numbered. Sailboards and personal watercraft are considered boats.

Non-residents using motorboats and sailing boats that are properly registered in another state may use their boats for up to 60 consecutive days without registering their boats in Kansas. Both in-state and out-of-state boats must have their Certificate of Number on board at all times. Boats that are required to be registered must be properly registered before they are operated.

  • Cost for new boat registration is $42.50
  • Boat Duplicates $ 2.50

Information Required to Register Your Boat

  • Bill of sale (if purchased from an individual)
  • ** A Statement of fact can be filled out at the office if you do not have a bill of sale **
  • Proof of sales tax paid (if purchased from a dealer)
  • Hull Identification number on all boats built in 1972 or later
  • Registration numbers from boat - KA number (if boat was previously registered)


Renewals can be done at our office for a fee of $42.50.