New boat validation decals required
Montana Fish, Wildlife& Parks 1420 East Sixth Avenue, P.O. Box 200701 · Helena, MT 59620-0701 · (406) 444-2535
February 16, 2023
Current decals expire February 28
HELENA – Owners of motorboats, sailboats or personal watercraft need to get new, free 2023-2026 validation decals for their watercraft soon. The current red decals expire Feb. 28.
Boaters who have permanently registered their boats, sailboats, or PWC must still obtain two free boat validation decals every three years at FWP regional and area offices, or by going to the FWP website at fwp.mt.gov/activities/boating.
Owners who order validation decals on the FWP website will receive the decals in the mail. Information included on a current boat registrati...