Information about fishing in Miami and other parts of South Florida.
Sportfishing Charters and Fishing Tours in Miami
A directory of fishing boat charters and tours in the greater Miami Florida area
Fishing Tournaments in Miami
All types of fishing tournaments in Miami and other parts of South Florida. Includes billfishing tournaments, marlin tournaments, sailfishing tournaments, swordfishing tournaments, and more.
Florida Fishing Licenses and Laws
How to get a Florida fishing license for recreational or commercial use and information about Florida freshwater fishing and saltwater fishing regulations. From the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Florida Boating and Fishing Brochures
Free brochures with information about the best fishing and boating areas in the State of Florida. Includes guides to fishing and boating in Biscayne Bay, the Florida Keys, Collier County, and other areas.
Biscayne Bay Fly Shop
Fly fishing and light tackle supply shop based at 8243 South Dixie Highway in Miami Florida. Stock includes fishing rods, clothing, fly tying materials, books, videos, and other fly fishing supplies. For more information call 305-669-5851 or 888-669-5851.
Motor powered vessels operated in Florida for more then 90 days must be registered with the State of Florida Tax Collector’s Office and a fee must be paid.
Long non-powered vessels must also be registered. Florida boat owners must also have a title certificate issued by the State of Florida.
Owners of boats operated in Florida for 90 days or or less must have an owner’s certificate issued by an authorized entity.
Florida Boat Registration and Titles FAQ
Frequently asked questions about registering a boat in the state of Florida and obtaining a title certificate.
Facts About Registering a Boat in Florida
Statistics on vessels registered in Florida, definitions of different types of boats, and information about title certificates, registration exemptions, renewing registration, and other boat registration related issues.
Where to Register Your Boat in South Florida
- Florida boats can be registered at a county tax collector’s office in the state of Florida. The first section on each of the following pages has locations for obtaining a driver’s license and the second section has locations for registering a vehicle or boat.
- Miami-Dade County
- Broward County
- Palm Beach County
- Monroe County
- Collier County
Determining the Owner of a Boat
You can obtain copies of a Florida boat’s ownership history by submitting an application to the Florida Division of Motor Vehicles and paying a small fee.