An owner shall make application to the Board by completing and signing the
Charter Boat License application as provided by the Board.
(2) The applicant must certify in the space
provided that the boat complies with the equipment requirements established by
application must be accompanied by copies of:
(a) The current U.S. Coast Guard "Certificate
of Inspection" (if an inspected boat); or
charter boat operator must be in possession of a valid USCG Operators License
appropriate for the area of operation.
Upon approval of the application a
charter boat license, decal and validation sticker shall be provided to the
(a) The Oregon charter boat license
issued shall identify the applicant, the boat, whether or not the boat operates
on sole state waters or within 20 or less miles from shore, the license
expiration and such other items as deemed appropriate by the Board. It shall be
carried on board and made available upon demand of a peace officer;
(b) The charter boat decals shall be of such
size and color as designated by the Board and shall be displayed in any
visually unobstructed location on the boat's port and starboard cabin sides or
windows, or in the case of an open boat, at or near the operator's position,
port and starboard, in as highly visible a location as possible. The validation
sticker shall be affixed to this decal in the space provided.
(6) A Charter Boat license may be
issued either as an annual or biennial license. The fee for a two-year biennial
license is double the amount of an annual license fee as described in ORS
Or. Admin. R.
MB 6-1989, f. 12-20-89,
cert. ef. 1-1-90; OSMB 5-2014, f. & cert. ef. 1-15-14;
14-2016, f. 10-27-16, cert. ef.
11-2021, amend filed 12/20/2021, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: ORS
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS