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Latest RBOA News

  • Licence Consultation – Respond by 18th December

    Those who have a private boat registered on Canal & River Trust waters should have received details of the Consultation on Licence Fees which is […]

    Posted on 02 December 2017

  • Boater Prosecuted on Thames

      Berkshire boater prosecuted for keeping unregistered vessel on Thames Mr Dylan Gardener-Collins has been found guilty by Reading Magistrates Court for failing to register […]

    Posted on 02 December 2017

  • BCN – Date for your Diary

    Below is a date for your diaries. The programme for the 18th November is an update on the one previously sent out in October. 9th […]

    Posted on 02 December 2017

  • Environment Agency confirms boat registration charges to rise in 2018/19

    The Environment Agency has confirmed today (Friday 10 November) that boat registration charges for the waterways it manages will increase in 2018/19. The increases are […]

    Posted on 11 November 2017

About the RBOA

Established in 1963 the Residential Boat Owners’ Association is the only national organisation which exclusively represents and promotes the interests of people living on boats in the British Isles. We represent all those who have chosen to make a boat their home. Find our more