Notice to Mariners
April 22, 2015
Commercial Mariners are reminded to apply for their 2015 permits now to avoid any delays when intending to enter the New York State Canal System. Commercial permits are required for those shipping product or passengers, but not for captains delivering recreational vessels – they may use recreational passes.
Commercial permit applications can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/business/shipping.html.
Recreational permits can be purchased online at https://wwwapps.canals.ny.gov/store/.
For updates and information, please call 1-800-4CANAL4 or visit canals.ny.gov.