FAQ: Glossary

Boat Owner
An end-user of the Boat Registration Renewal application. This user is represented by people who own a boat that is registered in the State of Mississippi.
Confirmation Number
Each transaction completed online with the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks receives a confirmation number that serves as proof of payment as well as a tool for record-tracking.
This acronym refers to the Agency, officially titled "Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks."
HIN or Serial Number
This is the boat identification number that is similar to a car's Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).
Abbreviation for Mississippi when describing the registration number.
MI Number
Boat Registration Number.

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