North Carolina Boat Registration Lettering

Don't let the DNR ruin your day. Make sure when boating in North Carolina you have the proper boat registration decals on your vessel.

General information about numbers

We'll guide you through the process of creating North Carolina boat numbers when you click design now. Each state has specific verbiage as to their requirements. See the North Carolina specific section below. The general requirements for boat registrations numbers are as follows:

  • A minimum of 3" letter height
  • A block style font such as (impact or arial black)
  • Generally located on the forward hull portion of the boat next to the DNR tag
  • A contrasting color to base color of your boat.
  • Letters separated by a space or a dash (-)

North Carolina Specific Registration Laws

Please review your state specific requirements before purchasing identification decals as they do vary from state to state. Our designer is setup to comply with the general requirements above. If you require a specific requirement not in our designer, just leave a comment at checkout and we'll adust your design (no big deal!). North Carolina has a simple PDF how and where to apply your numbers. Read it Here.

Placement Information

North Carolina specifies that boat numbers be placed on the forward portion of the boat (the bow) on both sides.

Number Kits are Standard

Our north carolina number kits are solid as a pair with 2.

You get two registration numbers automatically

How does my lettering arrive?

Your vinyl lettering is cut, weeded, and coated in a transfer tape ready to install. Installation instructions are located here. We have many optional installation accessories located in our accessories section.

North Carolina Boat Registration Numbers

What our customers say

Great quality and perfect for what I wanted.......

Lettering from Michael T. D, AL

Lettering from Michael T. D, AL

Saturday, December 1, 2018

High grade material and easy install, the web site is great and easy to use, almost to many options LOL.

2018 Skeeter FX21 LIMITED EDITION Bass Boat Lettering from Michael M, NC

2018 Skeeter FX21 LIMITED EDITION Bass from Michael M, NC

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Great, quality product!

2018 Puffin 860 Dinghy Lettering from David T, VT

2018 Puffin 860 Dinghy Lettering from David T, VT

Sunday, September 9, 2018

My wife with her personal best Red Drum.

Lettering from Bobby R, TX

Lettering from Bobby R, TX

Monday, September 10, 2018

Looks great!!!

2017 BullsBay 200cc Boat Lettering from Jason J, FL

2017 BullsBay 200cc from Jason J, FL

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

This was so simple to install and it looks great Thanks Mr. Hicks

2009 Boat  Lettering from Ron H, MD

2009 Boat Lettering from Ron H, MD

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Super fast shipping! Easiest vinyl installation I’ve ever done, due to the quality of vinyl and backing thickness. Follow their directions! As I peeled the backing off, and the sun hit the lettering, I was taken back by the beauty of the “gold leaf”.

Albin 28TE w/transom door  Boat Lettering from Elisabeth C, MD

Albin 28TE w/transom door from Elisabeth C, MD

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Very fast shipping and a great product

2018 Skeeter ZX225 Biat Lettering from Mark H, LA

2018 Skeeter ZX225 Biat Lettering from Mark H, LA

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Super easy to apply and love how the Ultra-metallic color sparkles in the sunlight!

2017 Crest Continental 250 Our tritoon  Lettering from SHERRI K, WI

2017 Crest Continental 250 Our tritoon Lettering from SHERRI K, WI

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Excellent quality!

Vintage Garwood Boat Lettering from Emile B, IL

Vintage Garwood from Emile B, IL

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Loving these letters. In case you're ordering a outline, I should have ordered pinstripe thin.my fault. But great product!

2018 Yamaha FX HO Jet Ski Lettering from baxter e, GA

2018 Yamaha FX HO Jet Ski Lettering from baxter e, GA

Thursday, August 9, 2018

In this video we provide a short walk through of the features of our online design tool. You can jump right in and play with it or watch this video if you want to see how everything works.

Lakes in North Carolina

You'll need North Carolina boat numbers if you are boating in these major lakes (and any other state owned body of water)

Badin Lake - Blewett Falls Lake - Chatuge Lake - Lake Hickory - Lake Higgins - Lake James - Lake Lure - Lake Mackintosh - Lake Norman - Lake Tillery - Lake Townsend - Lake Toxaway - Mayo Lake - Mountain Island Lake - Price Lake - Randleman Lake - Reidsville Lake - Tuckertown Lake - W. Kerr Scott Lake - White Lake - Lake Wylie