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Utah Boat Bill of Sale Form

The Utah Boat Bill of Sale is a document that is designed to provide specific information with regard to the sale and purchase of a vessel. This document will provide information about the change of ownership, identification of the boat, as well as needed information about the seller and buyer.

Register a Boat in Utah

If you’ve purchased a vessel/boat in Utah, you must register and display all decal and number information prior to operation on Utah waterways. If you’ve purchased your vessel/boat from a dealer, they will complete and submit your registration for you

Where to Register – Gather all of your registration documentation and appear at your local Utah DMV Office.

Needed to Register – Provide the following to your local DMV office:

  • You will need a completed Vessel Application For Utah Title (Form TC-656V)
  • You will be required to provide a validated tax certificate from the county assessor’s office to prove that you have paid the uniform age-based fee).
  • A bill of sale
  • Unless you have purchased a boat from a dealership, you will be required to provide a completed Certificate Of Inspection (Form TC-661).
  • Be prepared to pay all titling and registration fees in cash or by check. Note*Motorboats, sailboats and any jet skis that are dated 1985 or newer must be titled as well.

How to Write

Step 1 – Seller and Buyer Information – Enter the following:

  • The Seller – 
  • Name
  • Driver’s License Number
  • Physical Address
  • City
  • State
  • AND
  • The Buyer –
  • Name
  • Driver’s License Number
  • Physical Address
  • City
  • State

Step 2 – Vessel Detail – Seller must enter the following:

  • Make
  • Length
  • Year (the vessel was built)
  • Hull ID Number
  • Registration ID Number
  • Odometer Reading (hours)
  • Title Number
  • Will a Trailer be included with the sale? (check yes or no)
  • If Yes – Enter the Make and Year
  • Will an Outboard Motor be included with the sale? (check yes or no)
  • If Yes – Enter the Make, Year and Horsepower (HP)

Step 3 – Purchase Price – Check the appropriate boxes as they apply. Enter additional information:

  • If this box is selected, the seller is only accepting monetary funding – Enter the worded dollar amount
  • Enter the dollar amount in numbers
  • Select and enter a date in which payment must be made, in mm/dd/yyyy format
  • Select and enter a date in which this document will be known, in mm/dd/yyyy format
  • If the parties agree that payment will be made at a later date, enter the date, in mm/dd/yyyy format
  • Other – If other arrangements have been decided, enter a brief description
  • If selecting this box, the boat will be intended as a gift only
  • Check the last box if this will be a trade. Briefly describe the terms

Step 4 – Seller’s Disclosure – The seller should carefully read the statements:

  • Record any known defects
  • Once complete, the seller may provide their signature

Step 5 – Signatures – If all signing parties are collectively before a notary public, provide the following:

  • The Seller –
  • Signature
  • Print Name
  • AND
  • The Buyer –
  • Signature
  • Print Name
  • AND
  • The Witness –
  • Signature
  • Print Name

Step 6 – Once the notary public has witnessed all of the signatures, she/he will complete the remainder of the form affixing the state seal

  • Make copies to provide to all signatories for their records
  • Supply the original copy to the buyer/recipient

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