If you cannot find an answer in the FAQs, you can submit your question to the Coast Guard via the local Officer in Charge Marine Inspection (OCMI). Please include a part, cite (e.g. 46 CFR 140.620) with your question.

These FAQs are for inspected towing vessels. For uninspected towing vessels FAQs click here: Uninspected towing vessel FAQs.

The following FAQs were submitted to the Coast Guard and answered: