Welcome to Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation!

“Enhance, protect, conserve and manage Hawaii’s unique and limited natural, cultural and historic resources held in public trust for current and future generations of the people of Hawaii nei, and its visitors, in partnership with others from the public and private sectors.”

DOBOR Facilities by Island



Oahu Vessel Auction – May 13 2016, 9:00am, DOBOR Admin Conference Room, 4 Sand Island Access Road, Honolulu.

NOTICES …. to Boaters

NOTICES …. to Commercial Operators

Commercial Use Permit for State Ocean Waters (01/23/15)

The final version of the “Manta Ray Viewing Boating Operations and Safety Assessment” is available for review (Posted 10/02/15)


2015 Kewalo Park Surfing Contest Schedule and permits issued for marine events



DOBOR Excess State Property Statement
Items available for transfer to other State departments and agencies