Commercial Use of Facilities

Online Commercial Use Permit Application

This form is fillable, and may be submitted online,                                   or printed and mailed. 

Kootenai County has implemented a Commercial Use ordinance affecting all public marine facilities owned and/or managed by Kootenai County. This ordinance applies to any commercial operator or private citizen wishing to utilize County marine facilities for purposes other than recreational boating. A copy of Ordinance 402 and Resolution 2012-15 is available for downloading below, in addition to an application for a Commercial Use permit.

Commercial fees are as follows:

Advertising$0.10 per square inch - $20 minimum fee

7 Day Concession$75
30 Day Concession$150
In State Vessel Demonstration$200
Out of State Vessel Demonstration$500
In State Vessel Repair$200
Out of State Vessel Repair$500
Commercial TransportAnnual - $50 per lineal foot of moorage ($200 for vessel rentals)
Water Sports ActivitiesEvent permit - contact Parks and Waterways
Vessel FuelingAnnual - $500
Marine ContractorsAnnual $500


The following are County-owned facilities where Commercial Use Permits are required: