Towed Vessels and Boat Lien
Group Boat Works is a storing facility for towed vessels.
Frequently asked questions are listed below. To find
out why your vessel was towed, contact the San Diego
Harbor Police at (619) 686-6272.
The next lien sale
is: TBD - Lien
sales take place at Marine Group Boat Works facility
at 997 G Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910. You may download
a list of available vessels here.
NOTE: This list is only a guide and is offered without
guarantee. Some vessels may be added or subtracted, and/or
minimum bids can be changed without notice. For an accurate
list, please check public advertisements.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Who determines the towed
A: All fees are set by the Unified Port of
San Diego. Daily storage fees do accrue during weekends
and holidays. Please contact the Unified Port of
San Diego if you have any questions about fees.
Q: By what
methods may I pay for the towed vessel fees?
A: Fees must
be paid in full via cash or check payable to Marine
Group Boat Works. No payment plans are available.
I board my towed vessel?
A: Registered owners may only
board their vessel with a Marine Group Boat Works
escort. Please note only the registered owner can
board the vessel and only personal belongings may
be removed. No marine equipment related to the vessel
may be removed.
Q: Who may claim the towed vessel?
A: Vessels may only be
released to the registered owner with government-issued
picture ID. Marine Group Boat Works cannot accept
fees or documentation from anyone other than the
Q: When may I claim my vessel?
A: Vessels may only
be claimed during regular business hours on Monday
through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. We are closed
during standard holidays.