New California boating law in effect Jan 1, 2018
If you operate a motorized vessel on California waterways you will be required to have a California Boater Card. The law will be phased-in for all boaters over the next 8 years. BOATERexam.com® is a delegated provider for the California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways.
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Replacement California Boater Card
If your California Boater Card is lost or damaged, please contact the California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways at BoaterCard@parks.ca.gov or call 844-421-8333 to order a replacement.
Lost or damaged cards will be replaced for a $5.00 fee.
For more information, please visit: https://californiaboatercard.com/replacement/.
California Boating License or Boater Card... Is there a difference?
The boater card is proof that you have successfully completed a boating safety course. The boater card does not expire and does not need to be renewed. Therefore, it is NOT a California Boating License!