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South Dakota Boat Transport

South Dakota Boat Transport

South Dakota Boat Transporters have to follow the South Dakota state DOT regulations at all times. Requirements for over size boats:When transporting a boat in South Dakota the hours of operation are regulated. Generally the hours of operation are one half hour before sunrise to one half hour after sunset 7 days a week.

  • Any boat over 8’6” wide must have a permit issued by the state. You may call 605-356-0124. There is a 3 day maximum for permits. Keep in mind that some cities and metropolitan areas may require additional permits.
  • Any boat over 16’ wide will require an escort
  • Any load that can be reduced to legal, 13’6”, must be done so prior to transport.
  • Travel restrictions may apply on federal and state holidays.

For more info visit South Dakota DOT at

This info applies to all Boat Transport, Powerboat Transport, Sailboat Transport, Yacht Transport, and Small Boat Transport.

**This information is being provided as a helpful guide to assist you in the transport of your vessel. Some of the information may have changed or been updated, so check local and state regulations to ensure accuracy. For your convenience, we have listed a website for additional information.

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