I need to register a boat I just bought from a friend in Santa Cruz where I spend my ho...

GetHuman5892302's customer service issue with California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV) from March 2021

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I need to register a boat I just bought from a friend in Santa Cruz where I spend my holidays and get my mail but my residential address is in Napa. I was told by a DMV operator that with boats it’s ok to use a mailing address in SC as my residence so that the boat is officially registered there (that way I don’t have to change the lettering on the transom). I’m likely to move to SC from Napa soon anyway. *Should I write my “residential address” as my SC mailbox? It feels a bit disingenuous. Is it possible to register the boat in Napa but have it’s hailing port be Santa Cruz? **Thank you. I have other questions regarding this Id like to discuss as well.

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California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV)

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Reported by GetHuman5892302
Mar 26th, 2021 - 4 months ago
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