Finding a Mooring

Generally finding the right boat at the right price is fairly straightforward, but finding somewhere to berth it can be extremely difficult.

Unless you intend to continuously cruise the inland waterways network, it is an absolute necessity to find an appropriate mooring before buying a boat.

Finding a Permanent Mooring

For more information see our feature on finding a permanent mooring for your boat.

Finding a Residential Mooring

Some navigation authority websites provide information on finding residential moorings on their waterways:

Please refer to our individual waterway pages to find details of navigation authorities and marinas to get in touch with regarding residential moorings.

IWA Campaigns

Take a look at IWA's policy on residential boating as well as our campaign on mooring issues.


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