Vernonia Police Department Offering Boat Inspections

Posted by Vernonia PD on Apr 14, 2021

The Vernonia Police Department is excited to offer a new service to the Community. They will be conducting free boat inspections. This inspection will verify that boat owners have all the necessary equipment needed to operate their boats on Oregon waterways.

If you have the following requirements met you will be issued a 2021 Inspection Sticker:

* Life Jackets on board

*Type 4 throwable flotation device

*Sound producing device

* Registration and mounted Validation Sticker

* Boat Identification Number on hull

* Boaters Education Card

* Fire Extinguishers

* Working Ventilation System for enclosed motors

* Flame Arrestor

There will be first come first serve inspection at the Vernonia Mill Pond on April 17th and the 24th from 9 am to 12pm. If you need a boat inspection after these dates it will be by appointment only at the Vernonia Police Department. This can be scheduled by calling the Department at 503-429-7335.