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Registration Fees


Schedule of Fees to Register Your Boat or Motor

Note: These fees are subject to change.

Transaction: Fee:
New Registration and Title $40.00
Registration Renewal $30.00
Transfer Boat Registration and Title $16.00
Watercraft Title (sailboat) $10.00
Transfer Motor Title $10.00
Duplicate Titles $5.00
Duplicate Card or Decals $5.00 each
Late Fee (31st day–60th day) $15.00
Late Fee (61st day and thereafter) $30.00

All watercraft and/or motors MUST be registered and titled within 30 days of purchase.

The listed fees are valid as of October 2013, and they are subject to change at any time. To see the most current fees, go to http://www.dnr.sc.gov/boating/registration.html.