Licensing & Certification Guide

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Small Passenger Vessel (Boats)


Small Passenger Vessel

Agency and Contact Info

Documentation Office

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(212) 668-7875 (NY Zone) / (215) 271-4876 (Phila. Zone)

Additional Information

Applies to Motor Boats Of All Types, Including: Fishing Party Vessel, Sight-seeing Vessel, Water Taxi, Hunting Party Vessel, and Snack Boat - Moored. License required for New York and/or Philadelphia