Rules & Regulations


  • Decals must be properly displayed on the windshield and passes visible on the dashboard at all times. Vehicles without a displayed pass or decal may be cited.
  • ALLIGATORS ARE DANGEROUS. State law prohibits any person from feeding, enticing, or harassing alligators.
  • Pick up pet waste from all common areas and properties.
  • Do not feed wildlife of any kind within Shipyard.
  • No swimming in lagoons.
  • Cyclists and pedestrians shall use leisure paths where available. Automobiles have the right of way.
  • Motorcycles and mopeds are prohibited.
  • Parking on roadways or in yards is not permitted.
  • Absolutely NO hunting or shooting!
  • NO fishing in lagoons.
  • No E-bikes allowed.
  • Absolutely no fireworks!
  • Loud music or excessive noise is not tolerated at any time.
  • Towels and swimwear may NOT be hung on porch railings.
  • If your property is available on the short-term rental market, please ensure that you have registered your property as a short-term rental with the Dispatch Officers,, and that your rental agent and guests honor basic rules of courtesy to your year-round neighbors.

Please reference the SPOA Rules and Regulations for all rules.