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Abandoning Ship? Do it the right way! 



As a boat owner, you are responsible for the proper disposal of your vessel. Boating Ontario has compiled a list of businesses in the province that offer boat disposal services. For this list and more information on Abandoned Boats, click here


Looking for a Journey of a Lifetime? 


Look no further! The boating lifestyle can lead you to places you never thought you'd go & provide endless opportunities for making memories! Let us share our passion with you & send you downstream to places you'll never forget!

There are numerous ways of getting your feet wet when it comes to recreational boating; if you're not quite ready to dive right in, why not rent a boat from one of our members who are waiting to guide you on your next adventure? Ready to take the leap and begin your journey? Start by getting your licence and decide what type of boat is best for you to own.  Use the links below to guide you to your next steps. We look forward to seeing you out on the water!

Jump on in, the water is fine!

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Your 2021 Boating Ontario Directory is here!

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Mission Statement

Boating Ontario provides a foundation to support and grow the recreational boating lifestyle while protecting the environment and enhancing the sustainability of its members. 



 Our members represent your local marinas, boat dealers, brokers, boat & engine service centres and suppliers to the marine industry across the province. Boating Ontario provides several programs that support the recreational boating industry in Ontario. 


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Boating Ontario provides critical and regulatory support, information, advice and direction; and practical, money saving programs for all aspects of your business.