How do I register my recreational vehicle?
Recreational vehicles must be registered in New York State. There are some types of motorized devices that cannot be registered or operated  here.
Before you purchase a vehicle, trailer, boat, snowmobile, or an ATV, make sure that you can receive proof of ownership . You’ll need it to register your vehicle or obtain a title certificate.
See the special instructions for how to register your recreational vehicle
- snowmobiles 
- out-of-state visitors - you can register right now! 
- boats  if
- the boat isn’t used for commercial purposes in New York State
- the boat will be used on public waterways in New York State for 90 or more consecutive days
- ATVs 
Remember that if you use a trailer to transport your recreational vehicle, you must register the trailer  too.
- Registration