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.  

DOBOR Facilities by Island

Get the Drift and Bag It.  Annual Ala Wai SBH Cleanup & Kickoff for Marina Cleanup Day – September 15th.

THRILL CRAFT CERTIFICATION [RESCHEDULED, NEW DATE] class to be taught in Hilo, Saturday September 29, 8:30am-4:30pm at Hawaii Community College.  Call 808-934-2700 for details and to register.

Letter to Honokohau Tenants

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. 

Maunalua Bay Recreation Advisory Committee (M-RAC)

Kewalo Park Surfing Contest Schedule and permits issued for marine events

Application for Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor Request for Proposal Notification Mailing List

Severe weather can hit Hawaii any time.  Are you prepared? 

NOTICES …. to Boaters and Ocean Users

NOTICES …. to Commercial Operators

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