Boats / Snowmobile / ATV Registrations
The cost is $17.75 for ATV or Snowmobile renewals. Please add $1.00 if you want them mailed to you. It is very important that you bring or include your VIN number to the machine you are renewing, & your Iowa Drivers license#, SSN# or DNR number. Payment may be made by check, cash or debit/credit card.
If the machine was not renewed last year, there will be an additional $5.00 penalty.
Please call our office with any questions you may have. 961-1089
The Warren County Recorder issues boat, ATV / Snowmobile registrations, titles and liens on titles. We also collect sales tax on casual boat, ATV & snowmobile sales.
When transferring a boat or ATV to your name, DNR requires us to have a copy of the old or current registration, BILL OF SALE (Signed by previous owner), and the title, if there is one.
Payment may be made by cash, check or debit/credit card. There will be a transaction fee if you use your card.
Snowmobile / ATV Fees
- Snowmobile / ATV renewals are due before December of each year.
- * $17.75 Yearly Registration fee
- * $6.75 Duplicate fee
- * $11.50 Title fee
- * $11.50 Lien fee
Note: $5.00 will be added to Snowmobile/ATV not transferred within 30 days from date of purchase.
IOWA DNR- BOAT RENEWAL FEES 2013-2016
Renew- Documented Vessel 29.90
Renew- Personal Watercraft 49.90
Renew-Any length without motor/sail 16.90
Renew-Less than 16ft –motor/sail 27.40
Renew- 16to under 26ft.-motor/sail 40.90
Renew-26 to under 40 ft.-motor/sail 79.90
Renew-40ft & over-motor/sail 154.90
Boat Title 12.75
Boat Lien 12.75
Due to a new DNR registration system the following information will be needed:
Driver’s license number
Hull ID number for each boat –needs verified from vessel by owner
Iowa Boat number for each boat- IA xxxx
Customer telephone number
If the boat was not renewed during the 2010-2013 period , there will be a $5.00 penalty fee.
If renewing by mail, please include $1.00 postage per boat.
Renewals are due by April 30, 2013 to avoid penalty of $5.00
If purchasing a boat, you will need to bring Registration, Title (has one if the boat is over 16ft) , & Bill of Sale to the Recorder’s Office to register the boat in your name.
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Warren County Iowa
301 N Buxton St
Indianola, IA 50125