The Official Arizona Boat Safety Handbook

Stay up to date with AZ laws governing boating and safe operation with the boating handbook of the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

The Boater's Guide of Arizona: A Handbook of Boating Laws and Responsibilities

The Boater's Guide of Arizona: A Handbook of Boating Laws and Responsibilities is the official boating handbook developed for the Arizona Game and Fish Department. The handbook introduces you to Arizona laws governing boating and provides general information about safe vessel operation.

Use this handbook to familiarize yourself with steps to make all your boating outings safe and enjoyable. Remember, safety on Arizona waterways is the responsibility of all boaters.

Topics include:

  • Vessel Basics
  • Navigation Rules
  • Nighttime Navigation
  • Emergencies
  • Personal Watercraft (PWCs)
  • Boating Laws and Regulations
  • Required Equipment
  • Skiing
  • And much more…

Free Version

This Arizona boating handbook is also available in free web and PDF versions.