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Local Regulations

Local waterways may have specific equipment and operational restrictions in addition to those covered in this chapter. Be sure to check for local regulations before you go out.

Marine Events

You must obtain authorization from the Department of Public Safety to hold a marine parade, regatta, race, tournament, exhibition, or any other event on Vermont waters. The person in charge of the event must apply to the Department of Public Safety for a permit at least 15 days prior to the event.