Historical Records

Checks must be payable to NDOW, NO REFUNDS. Fees may be waived if request is on behalf of a governmental agency.

DO NOT use a public records request form for the below items.

Nevada Water Development Atlas (Guzzlers) $50.00 (Copyrighted) Sold at Regional NDOW offices (Reno, Elko, Las Vegas, Henderson)

Record Book Field Guide (when available) $20.00 Sold at Regional NDOW offices (Reno, Elko, Las Vegas, Henderson)

Other publications online for free.

Boat Legal and Registered Owner History - $10 per boat or name item –

Sold at Regional NDOW offices (Reno, Elko, Las Vegas, Henderson) The last legal record of vessel ownership/registration for particular boat/vessel associated with an ownership or registration transaction prepared at regional NDOW office customer service staff. Other requests as associated with other state or federal agencies, insurance investigations, debt collection, private investigators that may require more extensive research would be processed by the License Office HQ. These may take several hours or days, a request by NDOW staff to State Archives for microfiche or other files, analysis of various documents, number of pages depends on the history of the vessel.

Boat Legal and Registered Owner History Certification - $5.00 per boat or name

Certification of the records search by the NDOW License Office Supervisor. 775-688-1881, mhullinger@ndow.org

Individual License or Application Hunt History -$5.00 per name

Individual license or hunt requests associated with other state or federal agencies, insurance investigations, debt collection, private investigators or other purposes, regardless of number of resulting pages. Processed by License Office Supervisor, 775-688-1881, mhullinger@ndow.org

License or Tag History Certification - $5.00 per name Certification as accurate for legal purposes done by License Office Supervisor 775-688-1881, mhullinger@ndow.org

Law Enforcement/Boating Accident Reports - $1.00 per page, Includes color copies, and $5.00 mailing fee (FedEx is extra). Includes all electronic or pdf files on a specific search requested on closed cases (items under investigation deemed confidential until closed). Prepared by Law Enforcement at Headquarters HQ. May take several hours or days, review of files at various locations, and redaction of confidential information.

Contact Law Enforcement Office, 775-688-1541, kcornmesser@ndow.org