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Treasurer's Office Licensing Division:   (724) 830-3195, (724) 830-3173  or  (724) 830-3172  
Boat Registration
Registration & Fees
If the proper paperwork is not provided, the PA Fish and Boat Commission will reject your application for a boat registration. Please note fees cover a 2-year registration period expiring March 31 of the second year. Listed below are some but not all of the points to review before applying at our office.
  • Money order or personal check payable to: PA Fish and Boat Commission
  • $2 cash or money order / personal check for T-stickers issued by the Treasurer's Office
  • Boats used for pleasure are taxable. Proof showing 6% sales tax paid in advance are required
  • Transactions involving a previously titled boat require the seller's signature and old title notarized before your visit to the Treasurer's Office
  • If your boat sale involves a money transaction, a notarized bill of sale is required
  • Duplicate title, certificate of title, transfers, estate sales, upgrades, out-of-date registrations, etc., please contact our office for details
  • Launch Permits are not sold by the Treasurer's Office. Please go to the Outdoor Shop
  • Registrations for boat trailers are not done in the Treasurer's Office

Fees
Unpowered boats
$18
Powered boats Under 16 feet
$26
Powered boats 16 feet to less than 20 feet
$39
Powered boats 20 feet and over
$52
Duplicate registration
$3
Certificate of title
$15
Recording security interest - listing of liens or liens on titles
$5
Fee collected and retained by agent for issuing temporary registration and T-sticker
$2