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Cruise Ship Registration

The annual registration allows you to complete your application, as well as the option to attach supporting documents, online. Cruise ships may also opt to pay online using Electronic Funds Transfer. Applicants are required to print out and submit by mail an original notarized vessel owner or operator's signature page. Register online now!

Supporting documents may also be submitted by e-mail to

All Commercial Passenger Vessels must register annually. Vessels that opt to discharge in Alaska waters have additional requirements. Commercial Passenger Vessels with 50 to 249 passengers must apply for a Best Management Practices Plan in order to discharge wastewater. Commercial Passenger Vessels that carry 250 passengers or more must apply for authorization to discharge under the General Permit. The current General Permit has been administratively extended. General Permit information is available on the cruise ship program GP web page.

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2021 Vessel Registration Documents

Other Documents


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