Requirements for Moorage
To apply for permanent moorage please visit the harbor office prepared with these three documents:
- Completed Port of Bellingham moorage agreement signed by the registered owner.
- Copy of the current vessel registration or documentation.
- Copy of your current vessel insurance.
More information on each of these moorage requirements is available by selecting the tabs below.
Completed paperwork can be emailed or faxed directly to the harbor office. Contact information for Blaine and Squalicum Harbors is located on each harbors homepage.
Click on the hi-lighted numbers below for more information on the RCW's referenced in the moorage agreement:
The State of Washington requires that all vessels mooring in Washington State register with the Department of Licensing. More information on Washington State vessel registration requirements can be found here.
For your convenience, qualifying proof of insurance can be faxed or emailed directly to the harbor office:
Blaine Harbor Fax 360.332.1043 Email: email@example.com
Squalicum Harbor Fax 360.671.6149 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A list of Frequently Asked Questions regarding vessel insurance can be found here.
The Port of Bellingham and the Marina Advisory Committee hosted an Open House on March 12, 2015 to provide our boaters information and resources on the new Washington State law on vessel insurance. A shortened version of the Open House can be viewed here.