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...

Boating License Requirements in Oklahoma

Boating License Requirements It is illegal for a child under 12 years of age to operate or be permitted to operate a boat or a personal watercraft (PWC) with more than 10 horsepower, or a sailing vess...

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...

Boating and Alcohol Laws in Okalhoma

Boating and Alcohol: The Laws It is illegal in the state of Oklahoma to lease or otherwise give permission to another person to operate any boat on any waters, except privately owned waters, while the...

Oklahoma’s Boat Accident Reporting Requirements

The operator of a boat involved in a boat accident is required to: Stop their boat at the scene. Render assistance to any person who has been injured or who is in danger so long as they can do so with...