Welcome to Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation!
DOBOR aims to preserve Hawai`i’s natural and cultural resources while ensuring public access to State waters and enhancing the ocean experience.
Notice of Public Hearing – Garden Island, Hawaii Tribune Herald, Honolulu Star Advertiser, Maui News, Midweek, West Hawaii Today – publication date 1/31/19. Hearings on proposed increases in fees and charges relative to use of State property and facilities at a DLNR/DOBOR small boat harbor. Click to download public hearing notice.
Thrill craft operator and Tow-In Surfing certification classes returning to Hilo in February, 2019
Limited Corrosion / Electrical / Shore Power Inspection Report, Honokohau SBH -May/June 2017
Letter to Honokohau Tenants
Re-register my Boat via eHawaii – vessel transfers and new registrations must be done in person.
Severe weather can hit Hawaii any time. Are you prepared?
- USCG SECTOR HONOLULU – Maritime Heavy Weather and Hurricane Plan
- DOBOR’S Hurricane Harbor Closure Procedure:
- MORE INFORMATION ABOUT HURRICANES CAN BE FOUND AT:
NOTICES …. to Commercial Operators
Commercial Use Permit for State Ocean Waters (01/23/15)