For important information on regulations related to boating safety, including:
Operator competency requirements;
Horsepower restrictions related to the age of operators;
Universal Shoreline Speed Restrictions; and
Proper use of Personal Flotation Devices (including Inflatable PFDs),
Please contact Transport Canada Marine's Office of Boating Safety toll-free at 1 800 267-6687, or visit their web site at www.boatingsafety.gc.ca
Many B.C. waters have boating restrictions in place. Please refer to the Regional
Water-Specific Tables in the Synopsis for boating restrictions on individual waters.