Boat Moorings & Ramp 


Navigation Bullet Boat Moorings and Boat Slips


After the renewals any left over moorings will be offered to the people on the waiting list.
Please do not call to check where you are on the list, you will be contacted when a mooring is available to you.


A person who has a kayak or paddle board can have up to three additional kayaks or paddle boards on the same mooring post.

Lavallette has 85 mooring posts along the bay front to secure small crafts at like kayaks, row boats and small sail boats up to 16'.5". The moorings run from around Kerr Avenue starting at #1 to Reese Avenue ending at #85.

Full Size Boat Mooring Fee $150.00, 1 Additional Kayak/Paddleboard $35.00

Kayak/Paddleboard Mooring Fee $150.00 Up to Three additional Kayak/Paddleboard $35.00ea

Each boat requires a decal and a post to attach it to. - Active Waiting List - please do not call to keep checking where you are on the list, you will be contacted a when mooring post is available to you.

Boats may be stored on the mooring from April 1st until October 31st of the year the mooring permit was issued.

The Borough of Lavallette has a 5 slip municipal pier, located at Jersey City Avenue and Bay Boulevard for seasonal in-water boat storage, the cost for a season is $1,500. Active Waiting List - please do not call to keep checking where you are on the list, you will be contacted a when slip is available to you.

Contact Borough Hall for mooring permits 732-793-7477


Navigation Bullet Boat Ramp

Boat Ramp
Located at the base of the bridge to West Point Island
Bay Boulevard & New Brunswick Avenues
(Photo taken 6/12/24)
Gps 39.968195, -74.075333

Ramp is Concrete
Prior to Purchasing Permit Check That Ramp Is Adequate For Your Needs!

A separate sticker is required for any motor drawn vehicle or trailer parked in any of the Municipal parking lots on the bay front and allows use of the municipal boat ramp. Trailer Stickers are $50.00 and are to be permanently affixed. Stickers are available at the Beach Badge Office. 732-793-2111

Memorial Day Weekend Through Labor Day Weekend Trailer stickers are required.

Commercial Trailer Stickers are available for $100.00 and are required all year.

List of other boat ramps in the stateExternal Link Pdf File
Please Note The Number for Lavallette Ramp Listed Incorrectly In Above PDF. The phone number for the boat ramp is the beach badge office number 732-793-2111


Navigation Bullet No Wake Zones

No Wake Zone"No wake" is defined as "The slowest possible speed required in order to maintain steerage and headway."

In New Jersey, it is unlawful to operate any vessel or personal watercraft (PWC) at greater than "no wake" speed when within 200 feet or less of docks, marinas, piers, or wharfs. Vessel operators are responsible for any property damage caused by their vessels wake. Remember to obey No Wake Zones in and out of the Borough lagoons and surrounding bay front areas.


Navigation Bullet Pump Out Boats

The pump out boats typically operate Memorial Day weekend through the end of September. The boats are in service Friday through Monday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and can be contacted on the Marine VHF Radio Channel 9 by identifying the boat, its location and service requested. The boats are also in operation on holidays and special events. There is no charge for the service.

WebsiteExternal Link

The pump-out boats usually develop a routine schedule and sometimes pump-outs can be reserved in advance.

"Circle of Life" and "Water Warrior"External Link
Borough of Seaside ParkExternal Link: 732-793-3700.

Operates in central Barnegat Bay off of Island Beach State Park and the busy Tices Shoal area.

"Waste Watcher" and "Bay Sweeper"External Link
Tuckerton SeaportExternal Link: 609-296-8868.

Services the Little Egg Harbor Bay area from the bridge southwards to the Little Egg Harbor and Great Bay waters.

"Bay Saver" and Bay Defender
Brick TownshipExternal Link Public Works, 732-262-1085.
Captains' cell phone: 732-779-5876

This pump out boat services the northern Barnegat Bay and tidal portions of the Metedeconk River.

"Bay Sweeper"
Brick TownshipExternal Link Public Works, 732-262-1085.
Captains' cell phone: 732-779-5876

The newest Ocean County pumpout boat, the Bay Sweeper, is operated by the Tuckerton Seaport in addition to the Waste Watcher II, servicing the open public water of southern Barnegat Bay, Little Egg Harbor and Great Bay, where pumpout services have been in high demand.


Navigation Bullet Interactive Website For New Jersey Boaters


Boaters across New Jersey will have easier access to information about best boating practices, fishing regulations and other vital and helpful facts through, a new website launched by members of the New Jersey's Clean Vessel Act Program, which includes the Department of Environmental Protection. is a comprehensive, easy- to-use, interactive website that links visitors to a wealth of New Jersey boating information. The site contains extensive information about the New Jersey CVA Program, including pumpout station locations -- contact information, water depth at pumpout sites and GPS coordinates -- as well as additional information to assist boaters, such as locations and availability of public boat ramps, best boating practices and state fishing regulations. Visit www.NJBoating.orgExternal Link


To access the green boating component of Governor's Christie's Comprehensive 10-Point Barnegat Bay Plan, visit: Link


Navigation Bullet New Jersey State Police Marine Services Bureau

NJ Map of NJSP Marine Stations

Contact A Station

Marine stations may be contacted via Marine VHF Radio Channel 16 or at the following telephone numbers:

  • Atlantic City Station (609)441-3586
  • Bivalve Station (856)785-1330
  • Burlington Station (609)387-1221
  • Lake Hopatcong Station (973)663-3400
  • Monmouth Station (732)842-5171
  • Newark Bay Station (973)578-8173
  • North Wildwood Station (609)522-0393
  • Ocean Station (609)693-8371
  • Point Pleasant Station (732)899-5050

New Jersey State Police Marine ServicesExternal Link