This page contains all the important information, and forms, you'll need to either apply for or renew a private boat licence (if you're not doing it the easy online way).
Whether you're just researching what's involved in becoming a private boater or you already own a boat, you'll find lots of useful information, application forms and associated licence fees below.
If you can't find what you're looking for, get in touch and we'll be happy to help. For information about applying for commercial or trading craft licences of any kind, please take a look at our Boating Business pages.
Short term licence information (includes summary of licence conditions)
Last date edited: 13 March 2019