Watercraft Waiver Schedule

Fees

(Citations not issued by City of Lorain Law Enforcement Officers, including City of Lorain Harbor Patrol) (Citations issued Ohio Department of Natural Resources Officers (ODNR)
Violation Description
Cost
Abandonment of Junk Vessel and motors
No Waiver Permitted
Abandonment of Vessels
No Waiver Permitted
Altering of Serial Numbers, False Info
No Waiver Permitted
Anchor, Whistle, and Bell requirements
$210
Backfire Flame Arrestor Required
$210
Capacity Plate Required
$210 
Child operators prohibited
$210
Children under 10 must wear P.F.D.
$210 
Display of Validation Decals for Documented Vessels
$210 
Distress Signals Required
$210
Engine warm up
$210
Exhaust Muffler Required
$210
Flashing lights prohibited
$210
Improper Handling of a Firearm on a vessel
No Waiver Permitted
Incapacitated Operators Prohibited
$210
Law Enforcement Vessel Right of way
No Waiver Permitted
Lawful Order, Flee and Elude
No Waiver Permitted
Life Jacket Required for Skiers
$210 
Littering from Vessel
$210 
Load, Occupant and Horsepower Limitations
$210
Mooring prohibited in certain areas
$210
Numbering of Watercraft
$210 
Observer Required when Towing Skiers
$210
Operating under the influence of Alcohol or drugs
No Waiver Permitted
Operation in Restricted Areas, no wake
$210
Personal Flotation device, Lanyard Switch
$210
Reckless Operation with injury
No Waiver Permitted
Reckless Operation without injury or damage
$210
Rules (All Watercraft Rules Included)
$210 
Safety Equipment on Rental Watercraft
$210
Siren Prohibited
$210
Sitting, standing, walking on moving craft prohibited
$210
Specifications for Fire Extinguishers
$210
Specifications for Life Preservers
$210
Tampering with aids to navigate, lines etc.
No Waiver Permitted
Ventilation Requirement on Powercraft
$210
Water skiing after dark
$210
Water Skiing Confined to Ski Zones
$218
Watercraft Sanitary Systems Prohibited
No Waiver Permitted