Hawai`i Island District Office, DLNR, Boating Division
Honokohau Small Boat Harbor
Hawai`i District Manager: Jerome Nickerson
74-380 Kealakehe Parkway, Kailua-Kona, Hawai`i 96740-2704
Ph: (808) 327-3690 Fax: (808) 327-3675
Email: [email protected]


Due to staffing issues, the Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation Honokohau Small Boat Harbor office will temporarily shift the types of transactions being handled at the harbor office.

HONOKOHAU HARBOR CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS BEGINNING MARCH 7, 2022.  All transactions and vessel registration and titling processed Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays except State holidays.


Customers can still mail in any payments, gross receipt forms and permit renewal documents to our harbor address or use the locked, drop-box near the harbor office’s front doors.  All submissions will be processed daily.


Facility Legend

Various application forms that apply to harbor and commercial operations (mooring permit, visiting vessel, wait list, commercial use permit, ORMA equipment registration, etc.) can be accessed on the DOBOR forms page.