Procedure for the Registration of Your Boat and the Obtaining of a Certificate of Fitness

All vessels must be marked with “An Approved number” and Certificate of Fitness” except power driven vessels <15hp, Sailing vessels <9m in length and vessels powered by human power.

Note: It is the owner’s responsibility to ensure that everything on the checklist is inspected prior to the surveyors visit and that all required safety equipment, marked with a permanent marker (given number) and packet out neatly next to the vessel on the day of the survey.  Should there be any deficiencies it will be the owner’s responsibility to rectify it before the Boat’s Certificate of Fitness is issued.  If a surveyor needed to go to your place then his travelling cost needed to be added on