Boat Registration/Renewal users: Please note that, you may experience a delay in processing until the 2018 templates are received for final print.  Thank you for your patience.

Welcome to MPD online services. If you are renewing a vessel, please use your existing username and password to enter the system. If you are a new user, you must create a new user profile to continue.

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Vessel Registration

According to DC law, any vessel used primarily on waters in the District of Columbia must be registered annually with DC Boat Registration Office.

Please click here for boat renewal instructions


Harbor Patrol Contact Information:


DC Boat Registration Office
550 Water St SW
Washington, DC 20024

Public Report Requests

MPD offers online requests for Incident/Offense reports (PD-251s) and Accident reports (PD-10s). There is a $3 fee for all PD10s; other report (PD251s) fees are waived.

To receive a copy of your report, you must create a user profile (if you don’t have one) and provide your CCN and a valid email address.


MPD Public Documents Section:


300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Room 3075
Washington, DC 20001

Gun Renewal Requests

According to DC law, citizens and retired police officers who wish to carry a concealed weapon must register their gun. Retired law enforcement must renew their license on a yearly basis and citizen concealed carry licenses must be renewed every two years. MPD offers online gun renewal services. The online option will allow you to complete the required form and submit it along with your payment for processing. The Gun Registration staff will review your submitted application and send a reply to your request through the online portal. As an additional convenience, you may use the site to update your license details, including your address.


MPD Firearms Registration Section:


300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Room 3058
Washington, DC 20001
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 am - 5 pm