Attend Lake Mtg Virtually: All are invited to join the Lake Committee Meeting this week, Wednesday, May 5 @7pm. The amended agenda for Wednesday evening is posted on our website in the Agendas & Minutes Page.  Baxter & Woodman will be re-presenting on the Mound Road Sediment Basin Dredging Study. You can be an active participant in this meeting by attending in person or by calling in.    Public comments may be allowed on any agenda item at the discretion of the chairperson: limited to 3 minutes. Please remember to MUTE yourself when you are not speaking specifically in regard to the meeting. Virtual Call-In Information Join Zoom Meeting - Wednesday, May 5 @7pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83774085936?pwd=clBZMlVhLzVueWphcGlMbys0YW1ZUT09 Meeting ID: 837 7408 5936 Passcode: 157659 Dial-In Only +1 312 626 6799  Meeting ID: 837 7408 5936 Passcode: 157659 We look forward to having your their. 

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Boat Launch Pass

Spending time on Delavan Lake is an incredible experience for all ages and we are honored that you are looking to spend time on the water.

What Do I Need to Know Before I Boat on Delavan Lake?

If you are going to boat on Delavan Lake you need to pay a Boat Launch Fee.

The Boat Launch Fee depends on the size of your boat and whether or not you live in Wisconsin or if you live out of the state (ie: Illinois, Michigan, etc).  Please make a copy of the Boat Launch Registration Form or stop by the Town Hall to get a hard copy of the form.

Boat Launch Registration

Boat Launch Check-Off List

  1. Complete the Boat Launch Registration Form.
  2. Pay the appropriate boat launch fee (via cash, check or credit card).
  3. Make a copy of your boat registration and provide that to the Town for our records.
  4. If you have DAY PASS or drop box receipt please display it properly in the front window of your vehicle.
  5. Place your Season Pass Sticker (if applicable) on your Boat Trailer
  6. Place your Season Pass Sticker (if applicable) on your Boat

How Much Is the Boat Launch Fee?

Wisconsin Residents (2021)

Non-Motorized Boat *A non-motorized boat is considered a canoe, kayak, sailboat, row boat, etc.

$8.50 per day | $85.00 Seasonal Pass

Boats Under 20 Ft

$11.75 per day | $117.50 Seasonal Pass

Boats Between 20 Ft and 26 Ft

$14.25 per day | $142.50 Seasonal Pass

Boats 26 Ft & Over

$17 per day | $170 Seasonal Pass

Out of State Residents (2021)

Non-Motorized Boat *A non-motorized boat is considered a canoe, kayak, sailboat, row boat, etc.

$8.50 per day | $85.00 Seasonal Pass

Boats Under 20 Ft

$11.75 per day | $117.50 Seasonal Pass

Boats Between 20 Ft and 26 Ft

$21.25 per day | $212.50 Seasonal Pass

Boats 26 Ft & Over

$25.25 per day | $252.50 Seasonal Pass

*A non-motorized boat is considered a canoe, kayak, sailboat, row boat, etc.


Commercial Passes

DAILY FEE ($40)

Provides "in and out" boat service, shore lift service and barge services

Tier #1 ($400)

Provides "in and out" boat service/Fleet Rate for for 1-5 Boats

Tier #2 ($500)

Provides "in and out" boat service and shore lift services/Fleet Rate for 6-10 Boats

Tier #3 ($600)

Provides "in and out" boat service, shore lift and barge services/Fleet Rate for 11+ Boats

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and Town of Delavan regulations and policies, the Town of Delavan its offices and employees, are prohibited from
discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by Town of Delavan.


How Do I Pay the Boat Launch Fee?

Boaters can pay the Boat Launch Fee in the following ways.

  1. For Day Passes & Season Passes - Stop by the Gate House on Delavan Lake (1220 S Shore Drive; Delavan, WI 53115) and pay cash or check (written to Town of Delavan).
  2. For Season Passes Only - Stop by the Town Hall (5621 Town Hall Rd, Delavan, WI 53115) and pay via cash, check (written to Town of Delavan) or credit card.  If you wish to pay via credit card there is a 3% credit card charge. Please note you cannot pay via credit card at the Gate House. Boaters can only pay via credit card by going to the town hall and/or calling the Town Hall.
  3. For Season Passes Only - Make a copy of the registration form and send in your check payment to the Town of Delavan; 5621 Town Hall Road, Delavan, WI 53115 and/or call in (262) 728-3471) and make a credit card payment. If you wish to pay via credit card there is a 3% credit card charge. We will then send you your boat and trailer stickers.

Please note there is a $100 fine if boat launch fee is not paid at either Gate House or Drop Box. Boaters must complete and turn in the Boat Launch Registration Form and include a copy of your boat registration.


​How is the Launch Fee Set and Calculated?

All launch rates are set by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Rates are calculated by the number of services at the launch: Attendant, Restrooms. State tax is included in fee.