Vessel operators involved in an accident must send a boating accident report directly to:
Arizona Game and Fish Department
Attn: Boating Law Administrator
5000 W. Carefree Hwy.
Phoenix, AZ 85086
- The operator must report the accident in writing to the AZGFD within 48 hours if a person is injured or dies.
- The operator must report the accident in writing to the AZGFD within five days if damage to the vessel and/or other property exceeds $500.
Boating accident report forms are available from law enforcement personnel at the lakes, first-aid stations, marinas, or ranger stations, or from the AZGFD.