Boating in Oklahoma

Oklahoma’s Boat Registration Requirements

In order to legally operate a motorized boat or sailboat in the state of Oklahoma, you must obtain a Certificate of Registration and validation decals. The Certificate of Registration must be carried ...

Oklahoma’s Life Jacket and Boat Equipment Laws

All boat types are required to carry one, Coast Guard-approved, wearable life jacket in good and serviceable condition for each person on board. Children’s Life Jacket Law Children who are 13 ye...

Oklahoma’s Laws for Negligent Boat Operation

No person shall operate, manipulate or give permission to any person to operate or manipulate any boat, parasails, water skis, surfboard, personal watercraft (PWC), or similar device, in a reckless, c...