A permit is required for all marine parades, regattas, races, tournaments, exhibitions, or other activities held on state waters requiring exclusive use of a specified portion of a waterbody, including access through state boat launches. In addition, one is required on federal waters when using a state boat launch, or when requesting a boating regulation exception. NOTE: All applications must be received at least 45 days before the event.
A permit is required to mark a navigation channel with buoys or beacons (signs).
A permit is required to place any swim area, speed zone, danger area, or information markers, i.e. buoys or beacons (signs).
Permission from the Boating Division is required for those individuals or groups who would like to volunteer its services or time with the DEEP, Boating Division at a state boat launch. This use is different from a Marine Event Permit which is required for boating related events requesting exclusive use of a portion of the waters or launch. Note: Commercial Use is Prohibited.
A permit is required to install a water ski slalom course or jump.