What to bring for a faster boat insurance quote

Not much is required to get a boatowners insurance quote. We’ll help prepare you for a process that shouldn’t take long.

What information do I need to get a boat quote?

Gather a little information about you and your boat to help determine your coverage, deductible and policy cost.

About you

  • Owned a similar type boat in the last year?
  • Coverage amount desired for the boat and motor (Amount should include the cost of boat, motor, and trailer.)
  • Coverage amount desired for the trailer
  • Deductible amount desired
  • Personal property amount desired (options coverage for items like fishing gear, flashlights, portable radios)
  • Liability and Medical Payments coverage amount desired
  • Completed a safety course? (Copy of the completion certification must be provided for each operator.)

About your boat

  • Model year
  • Where is the boat used
  • Length of the boat
  • Horsepower
  • Type of boat (i.e., outboard, inboard, inboard/outboard, sail, personal watercraft, house inboard, house outboard, house inboard/outboard)
  • Hull configuration (i.e., flat, round, tunnel, deep v, tri, pontoon)

We’re here for questions

Don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions about your boat insurance quote. Our State Farm® agents are standing by and happy to help.  And don’t forget, you may save even more when you choose to bundle other policies1 like homeowners insurance.

Get a quick boat insurance quote

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1 Customers may always choose to purchase only one policy, but the discount for two or more purchases of different lines of insurance will not then apply. Savings, discount names, percentages, availability and eligibility may vary by state.

All coverages are subject to the terms, provisions, exclusions, and conditions in the policy itself and in any endorsements.


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