You don't need to come to the Salem office to title, register or renew.
You are encouraged to renew online or by mail.
Please note that registration cannot be renewed before November 1st of the year of expiration.
The Marine Board has a partnership with approximately 80 businesses (bonded boat registration agents) throughout the state who provide exceptional customer service to boaters by accepting applications and fees to issue a temporary permit that allows you to operate the boat right away. Simply locate the agent closest to you with either the list or map below. The application and fees are then forwarded to the Marine Board for processing. The agent may charge you $3.75 per transaction, up to $7.50 for this service, this fee will increase every 3 years.
Before you drive to the agent, please call for hours of operation and store directions.
Agents are available as a convenience for our customers.
Agents are not state employees.
Customers must provide original documents when submitting transactions with the agents.
If you have a complicated transaction, please call the Marine Board at: 503-378-8587 for assistance.
Fly into the map by double-clicking outside the round "clusters" to fly in. Then, click on an individual icon for a fly-out window with specific information about that agent.