Boat Permits

Lake Rabon Boat Permit Fees

Download the Permit Application here. Complete the application and send it to or bring by our office with your permit fee. A permit will be mailed to you.  You may also fill out the Permit Application Form below.

  • Laurens County Residents $25.00
  • Out of County Residents $35.00
  • Out of State Residents $45.00
  • Temporary 2-Day Permit $10.00 (issued at the park only)

Lake Rabon Boating and Fishing Rules

  • Lake open daily: Sunrise to Sunset (Gate Times Are Posted)
  • All boats, canoes, and kayaks must have a Lake Rabon boat permit.
  • Permits sold on calendar year basis only.
  • No motors larger than 15 HP (except pontoons 30 HP max).
  • Maximum boat length 25 feet long.
  • Possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages on Lake Rabon property is prohibited.
  • Keep 100 feet from Dam and all Structures.
  • All South Carolina Department of Natural Resources boating and fishing laws apply
  • Violation of Lake Rabon Boating and Fishing Rules could result in immediately revoking your boat permit.
  • See Ordinance Governing the use of “Lake Rabon” for complete rules.

Lake Rabon Boat Application

Lake Rabon Boat Application
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