The following guidelines for boating and various other marine and inland waterway related activities supersede and replace guidelines issued by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs on April 27, 2020. These guidelines remain in effect until rescinded.

Also see guidance given to boats for hire and fishing charters on May 18, 2020.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Boating Guidance

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Guidance for For-Hire Fishing and Charters 

Help Keep Boating Safe in Massachusetts  During COVID-19


Guidance for Recreational Boating Businesses