Dispose of a Boat

Trying to get rid of your an unwanted boat can be a hassle, especially if it's old or needs repairs. Most people try to sell it with a broker or online. Here are some other ways to dispose of a boat.

  1. You can sell or offer it for free on a buy/sell sites online.
  2. Some charities will accept a boat if it's in saleabe condition, and give you a tax donation receipt based on its value. Search online for "donating a boat to charity in canada" will show Kars4Kids, Brigantine Inc. Tallship, SALTS Canada, Easter Seals, Cancer Society, and more.
  3. Locate a marine recycler near you to recycle the whole boat.
  4. As a last resort, call nearby landfills to ask if they would accept it.
For more information about boat disposal, see boatingontario.ca.