Welcome to the Residential Boat Owners’ Association

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Latest RBOA News

  • Can you help?

    Users of the Thames have been long concerned about river quality in the Thames, but the EA have been unable to provide any data to […]

    Posted on 16 September 2020

  • CRT Launches Citizen Science Project

    The Canal & River Trust has teamed up with partners, including King’s College London, and is appealing for people aged 16 or over to take […]

    Posted on 16 September 2020

  • Lobbying DEFRA for £20,000,000 Support Package for Waterway Businesses. Can you help with answers to a few questions?

    We hope RBOA members who are involved in waterways-based businesses will respond to the following request: Dear Waterway Business Owner – Thank you again for […]

    Posted on 16 August 2020

  • RBOA Facebook Group

    All members are encouraged to join our facebook group “Living afloat with the RBOA” The link is https://www.facebook.com/groups/278960266341053/   This can be used in addition […]

    Posted on 13 August 2020

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 out more