REQU IRED DOCUMENTS
Mexican law requires anglers aboard privately owned boats to carry four documents when crossing the border by water to fish within 12 miles of Mexico’s coast, even if the boat doesn't make landfall in Mexico: 1) Passport: Everyone on board must carry a valid passport. License: 2) Fishing If the boat has fishing gear on board, everyone, regardless of age, must have a valid Mexican fishing license, available online at bajasursportfishing.com. A nonresident annual license is $40.93 USD. One-day, seven-day and one-month licenses are also available. 3) captains pay Immigration 390 pesos are required ($21.93 Visa: to Boat USD at online current at banjercito.com exchange rate) .mx/registroembarques. The captain must report vessel entry and departure from Mexico by email (bc_ email@example.com .mx) and provide the list of passengers on board by filling out a form available at sportfishinginmexico .com/immigration. 4) Vessel Temporary Import Permit: The application for this 10-year permit is available online at banjercito.com.mx/registro Vehiculos. The cost is $45 USD when paid online.