First Time Registration


You have selected the ‘New’ Application Type. This indicates that this Pleasure Craft has not previously been licensed with Transport Canada. In order to successfully complete this application, you will be required to provide the following information along with electronic files:

A signed and dated copy of the proof of ownership (bill of sale from the seller or a signed and witnessed statutory declaration from any person authorized by law to administer oaths);

A signed copy of a valid piece of government-issued identification, which may be:

a provincial/territorial birth certificate;

a Certificate of Canadian citizenship;

a Canadian passport; or

a provincial/territorial driver’s licence.


Note: A provincial health card cannot be used as proof of identification. Non-residents may use valid government-issued identification from their own country.

  • A current full side-view colour photograph of the pleasure craft.