A reminder to all boaters using Fairhaven waters, any boat found in the water without a 2017 waterway user sticker will be subject to fines of 120% of the amount owed per order of an issuance of a Violation Notice by the Harbormaster demanding 120% of the amount owed according to Town By-law 145-16.
If you need to obtain a sticker please call the Collector’s office at 508-979-4022 EXT. 4
The Waterway User Fee is directed to all boaters who use Fairhaven waters for 14 days or more and are in the following categories: any boats 16’ in length or more that are considered commercial or recreational and use boatyards, private slips and moorings. All small and large commercial vessels must display a sticker on their stern or wheelhouse (Lg. commercial F/V) indicating the fee has been paid in full for the season. Canoes, kayaks, inflatable, and trailered boats are exempt.