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This page contains links to forms related to registering and/or titling a boat in Pennsylvania. Visit our Boat Registration & Title FAQ page for more information.


Application for Pennsylvania Boat Registration and/or Title [Rev-336]
Complete an application form for a new registration or title

Documentation Required to Register a Boat
Read the regulations concerning boat registration and what documentation is required to prove ownership

PFBC Launch (Use) Permit
Launch permits can be purchased online at, the Commission's secure e-commerce site.

Launch permits are for un-powered boats only. Permits are an alternative to getting a registration, they allow the boat to be used at Commission accesses and DCNR state parks.

Certification of Boat Length [PFBC-R6]
Only needed if requested by PFBC registration section


Boat Registration Renewal
Renew an existing registration online with a credit card at, our secure e-commerce site.

Application for Pennsylvania Boat Registration Renewal [PFBC-733]
Didn't receive your renewal card or can't find it, and you don't want to renew online? Complete this form


Change of Address, Status or Request for Duplicate Certificate of Registration [PFBC-732]
Update/change any information on your registration, or request a replacement or duplicate registration card

Affidavit of Purchase/Ownership [PFBC-734]
Establishes ownership if you do not have a bill of sale or Manufacturer's Certificate of Origin (boats purchased at yard sales, flea markets, etc., and home-made or specially constructed boats)

Affidavit of Gift [PFBC-715]
Needed if claiming a tax exemption (#6 on Rev-336) when transferring a registration

Notice of Intent to Register Boat Abandoned on Private Property [PFBC-R2]
Register an abandoned boat found on private property

Statement of Abandoned Boat [PFBC-R5]
Certify an abandoned boat has been on your property for at least 3 months

Notice of Abandoned Boat Found on Commonwealth Waters [PFBC-R3]
Register an abandoned boat found on Commonwealth public waters

Application for Transfer of Registration Fee to a Newly Acquired Boat [PFBC-R4]
Transfer a boat registration fee from a boat you own to a newly acquired boat


Application for Duplicate or Corrected Certificate of Title By Owner [PFBC-T1]
Get a duplicate title or correct title information

Application for Duplicate Certificate of Title or to Record, Satisfy, or Correct Lien Information By Lienholder [PFBC-T2]
Lien holder form

Application for Title for Outboard Motor Changes [PFBC-T3]
Get a title once lien has been satisfied

Application for Certificate of Title By An Agent/Dealer [PFBC-T4]
Used by dealers to obtain a title

Application for Cancellation of Certificate of Title [PFBC-T5]
Use to cancel application because boat was returned or MCO information is incorrect

Application for Certificate of Salvage [PFBC-T6]
Get an original or duplicate Certificate of Salvage

Application for Certificate of Title After Default by Owner [PFBC-T7]
Get a title when buyer defaults

Notification of Assignment/Correction of Title and/or Registration Upon Death of Owner [PFBC-T8]
Transfer ownership after a death

Request for Boat Title or Security Interest Information [PFBC-T9]
Request boat, title or lien information

Application for Correction or Change of Boat Record [PFBC-T10]
Change HIN, address or boat information

Application for New Certificate of Title [PFBC-T12]
Get a title and/or record a lien