Un-Powered Boat

Enjoy the water, make sure to register for your launch permit.

Un-powered Boats

Use (Launch) Permit is an option for un-powered boats only. In order to purchase a Boat Launch Permit, come to our office or contact another Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission Issuing Agent.

Boats equipped with electric motors are considered to be motorboats and would not require this type of permit.

The permit expires on December 31 (one or two years) after the date for which it was issued.


Use (Launch) Permit Fees

  • One-Year Permit $13.97
  • Two-Year Permit $23.97

Your official decal will be mailed to you by the PA Fish and Boat Commission.


Other Fees Included in Permit Fee

  • Fee collected and retained by agent for Decal $1.00
  • PA state shipping and handling fee $1.00

Erica Rocchi Brusselars, Allegheny County Treasurer

Allegheny County Courthouse, Room 108, 436 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA  15219  |  PHONE: 412-350-4100