1501:41-2-08 Seasonal dock fees.

(A) Persons who have a private structure built on state lands or in state waters or extending on or over the waters of the division shall pay an annual permit fee. The fee shall be based on the total number of structures or the total number of watercraft to be moored at the structures, whichever is the larger number. : For the purposes of this paragraph a structure is defined as a dock, platform, covered dock, boathouse, tie up or other structure on state lands or over, in or on the waters of the division privately built and maintained by the applicant. Structures do not include breakwaters. Exempt from the fees in this paragraph are structures at lake Milton and Pymatuning:

Fee per season or any fraction thereof:

Total number of structures or boats to be moored at the structures per permit

Fee if structure is a boathouse or covered dock

Fee if structure is a dock, platform, tie ups or other structure

     

For one structure or one boat

$ 120.00

$ 110.00

For two or more structures or boats

$ 95.00 per structure or boat in excess of one

$ 85.00 per structure or boat in excess of one

(B) Persons who have a private structure on private land that is adjacent to state waters and which extends over, into or on the waters of the division or is used to moore a watercraft on state waters shall pay an annual permit fee. The fee shall be based on the total number of structures or the total number of watercraft to be moored at the structures, whichever is the larger number. For the purposes of this paragraph a private structure is defined as a tie-up, dock, boat house, covered dock or structure that is used by the applicant for the mooring of boats or other purposes. Private structures do not include breakwaters. Exempt from the fees in this paragraph are structures at lake Milton :

Fee per season or any fraction thereof:

Total number of structures or boats to be moored at the structures per permit

Fee if structure is a boathouse or covered dock

Fee if the structure is a tie-up, dock or other structure

     

For one structure or one boat

$ 90.00

$ 80.00

For two or more structures or boats

$ 75.00 per structure or boat in excess of one

$ 55.00 per structure or boat in excess of one

(C) State dock: For a dock space or other superaqueous structure owned and maintained by the division and used by the applicant for the mooring of private watercraft the fee per season or any portion thereof shall be:

  

     

  

  

  

  

  
  

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Park

  

Fee

Alum Creek

     
  

Premium docks

$1, 385.00 per dock for one boat

     

$1, 655.00 per dock if two boats are moored at dock

  

Off shore sailboat moorings

$ 415.00 per boat

  

Other state park docks

$ 34.00 per dock foot

Buck Creek

  

$ 29.00 per dock foot

Buckeye lake

  

$ 550.00 per dock space

     

$ 250.00 per jet ski dock

Burr Oak

  

$ 195.00 per dock space

  

  

  
  

  

  

Cowan lake

  

$ 285.00 per dock space

  

Youth program bulk rack fee

$ 45.00 per rack space

Delaware

     
  

Southwest dock area

$ 305.00 per dock space

  

Marina Area

  
  

24 foot docks

$ 660.00 per dock space

  

28 foot docks

$ 770.00 per dock space

Dillon

     
  

20 foot dock

$ 255.00 per dock space

  

24 foot dock

$ 295.00 per dock space

Grand lake St. Marys

     
  

Schells docking area

$ 315.00 per dock space

  

Other state docks

$ 330.00 per dock space

Hueston Woods

  

$ 250.00 per dock space

Indian lake

  

$ 475.00 per dock space

Lake Loramie

  

$ 255.00 per dock space

Lake Milton

     
  

20 foot docks

$ 475.00 per dock space

  

24 foot docks

$ 560.00 per dock space

M. J. Thurston

     
  

for boats 20 foot or less

$ 265.00 per dock space

  

for boats longer than 20 feet but less than 26 feet

$ 315.00 per dock space

  

for boats 26 feet long or longer

$ 340.00 per dock space

Middle Bass Island

     
  

26 foot docks

$1, 300.00 per dock space

  

28 foot docks

$1, 400.00 per docks space

  

30 foot docks

$1, 500.00 per dock space

  

32 foot docks

$1, 600.00 per dock space

  

34 foot docks

$1, 700.00 per dock space

  

36 foot docks

$1, 800.00 per dock space

  

40 foot docks

$2, 000.00 per dock space

  

44 foot docks

$2, 200.00 per dock space

  

48 foot docks

$2, 400.00 per dock space

  

52 foot docks

$2, 990.00 per dock space

Mosquito

     
  

For boats less than 22 feet in length

$ 455.00 per dock space

  

For boats 22 feet long or longer

$ 485.00 per dock space

North Bass Island

  

$ 445.00 per dock space

Punderson

  

$ 110.00 per dock space

Rocky Fork

     
  

For cluster docks

$ 415.00 per dock space

  

For all other docks

$ 330.00 per dock space

Salt Fork

     
  

Main marina

  
  

20 foot docks

$ 415.00 per dock space

  

24 foot docks

$ 475.00 per dock space

  

28 foot docks

$ 525.00 per dock space

  

32 foot docks

$ 830.00 per dock space

  

Sugartree marina

  
  

20 foot docks

$ 475.00 per dock space

  

24 foot docks

$ 525.00 per dock space

Shawnee

     
  

Dock A

$1, 550.00 per dock space

  

Dock B

$1, 116.00 per dock space

  

Dock C

$ 560.00 per dock space

  

  

  

  

West Branch

  

$ 27.00 per dock foot

All other state park areas not listed above

  

$ 190.00 per dock space

(D) State tie-ups: Where the division furnishes stakes or posts for the purpose of tying boats thereto in the zone area provided therefore by the division in lieu of dock structures the fee shall be as follows:

Park

Fee per boat

Burr Oak

$ 70.00

Cowan lake

$ 90.00

Kiser lake

$ 60.00

Lake Logan

$ 60.00

Lake Loramie

$ 80.00

Punderson

$ 65.00

Pymatuning

$ 120.00

Guilford lake

$ 60.00

All other state parks

$ 60.00

(E) Private dock or structure at lake Milton state park: For a tie-up from private land or a dock or other structure which extends over or on the waters of lake Milton or for any new or newly renovated structure on lake Milton state park:

Fee:

Ninety dollars per season or any portion thereof for each structure, dock or tie-up used for the mooring of watercraft. This fee includes the privilege of mooring one boat owned or leased by applicant to said dock, tie-up or structure. If more than one boat owned or leased by applicant is moored, the applicant shall pay a fee of ninety dollars per season or any portion thereof for each additional boat except for personal watercraft. If the dock is designed and designated for more than two watercraft then the fee shall be five hundred thirty dollars per slip excluding slips for personal watercraft. For personal watercraft the fee shall be forty-two dollars per season for each additional personal watercraft. With the park manager's approval persons who own a private dock at lake Milton may permit watercraft not owned or leased by the dock owner to seasonally moore at the private dock for a fee of two hundred eighty dollars per watercraft per year. For decks or other structures privately built and maintained at lake Milton but not used for the mooring of watercraft, the fee shall be one dollar per square foot.

(F) There may be designated area to be used for guest docks. The chief of the division or his authorized agent may issue a temporary license, valid for twenty-four hours or any portion thereof, to persons for the use of division-operated guest docks:

Fee:

(1) For South Bass Island Oak Point

the fee for continuous docking of one boat shall be twelve dollars per boat between the hours of nine a.m. and six p.m. or any portion thereof and twenty-two dollars per boat between the hours of six p.m. and nine a.m. or any portion thereof.

(2) For Shawnee marina

the fee shall be thirty-three dollars for a boat in docks A or B, seventeen dollars for a boat in dock C.

(3) For Salt Fork state park

the fee shall be seventeen dollars per boat per twenty-four hours.

(4) For Middle Bass Island state park the fee per continuous docking of one boat during the day only shall be fifteen dollars per boat at docks without electricity and twenty dollars per boat for docks with electricity. The nightly fee for overnight docking shall be one dollar and twenty-five cents per boat foot at docks without electricity and one dollar and forty-five cents per boat foot for docks with electricity or the fee shall be thirty dollars per boat per night whichever is the greater amount. The fee for a jet ski shall be five dollars per hour.

(5) For lake Milton and Mosquito lake state parks the fee

shall be twelve dollars per boat per twenty-four hours and for Indian lake state park the fee shall be seventeen dollars per twenty-four hours.

(6)

The fee for state park guest docks except those identified in paragraphs (F)(1), (F)(2), (F)(3), (F)(4), or (F)(5) of this rule shall be eight dollars per boat per twenty-four hours.

(G) The half-season fee for state-operated docks shall be fifty-five per cent of the fee listed in paragraph (C) of this rule. For the purpose of this rule, "half-season" is defined as the period from July fifteenth through November first, or any portion thereof. For the purposes of this rule "season" is that period of time during the in-season docks are available for rent as designated by the Chief.

(H) At Buckeye lake, Grand lake St. Marys, Guilford lake, Indian lake, lake Loramie, and Portage lakes annual private dock and tie up fees paid on or after May first will be ten dollars more or ten percent more, whichever is the greater amount, than the fees specified in paragraphs (A) and (B) of this rule.

(I) At lake Milton state park, annual private dock fees paid after April tenth will be twenty-five dollars more than the fee specified in paragraph (E) of this rule.

(J) During the hunting season at parks designated by the chief, persons may rent and use vacant docks for the duration of the duck hunting season. The rental fee shall be

the fee shall be fifty-five dollars per dock space except at lake Milton where the fee shall be forty-five dollars per dock space.

(K) Private docks at Pymatuning state park: For a dock, platform, off shore mooring or other structure over or on the waters of the division privately built and maintained by the applicant:

Fee:

The fee shall be one hundred ten dollars per season or any portion thereof for each off shore mooring and one hundred ninety-five dollars per season or any portion thereof for each dock, platform, or other structure. This fee includes the privilege of mooring one boat to said off shore mooring, dock, platform or structure. If more than one boat is moored, the applicant shall pay a fee of one hundred ten dollars per season for each additional boat moored to the off shore mooring and one hundred ninety-five dollars per season or any portion thereof for each additional boat moored to the dock, platform, or other structure.

(L) Shawnee state park monthly rate: the monthly rate for dock spaces at Shawnee state park shall be:

Fee:

One hundred seventy-five dollars per space per month for dock spaces in docks A or B and two hundred twenty-five dollars per space per month for dock spaces in docks C.

(M) Shawnee state park winter dock rate:

For dock A the fee shall be $ 270.00 per dock space. For dock B the fee shall be $ 215.00 per dock space. For dock C the fee shall be $ 100.00 per dock space.

(N) At Buckeye lake state park political subdivisions of the state are exempt from paying the fees specified in paragraphs (A), (B) and (D) of this rule if the dock or tie up is used exclusively for free guest dockage with a four hour limit.

Effective: 12/15/2014
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 09/29/2014 and 12/15/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1541.03
Rule Amplifies: 1541.01 , 1541.03 , 1541.09
Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/77, 5/15/78, 7/1/80, 3/16/81, 5/16/82, 8/2/83, 6/12/86, 3/18/88, 1/28/89, 4/10/90, 2/18/92, 3/1/93, 2/27/94, 3/1/95, 3/1/96, 3/1/97, 3/1/98, 10/1/98, 5/1/00, 7/1/01, 4/11/02, 10/1/03, 4/1/04, 3/1/05, 3/1/06, 11/7/2008, 6/11/10