Category: Netherlands

7th July 2021
The provisional registration
The provisional registration is basically a temporary registration. It either proves that a vessel is in the process of getting formally registered or proves that a vessel is...
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11th June 2021
The Netherlands, ship station licence
The requirements to apply for a Dutch ships station licence are stricter than in the past. Since some years now the main condition is that the yacht has to be registered in the...
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31st October 2020
Italy bans the ICP, the TV documentary
Nieuwsuur, a highly respected news programme on the Dutch public TV network NOS, aired a documentary about the ICP on 28 and 29 October 2020. The International Certificate of...
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12th October 2020
Italy bans the ICP
The last few months both Italian yacht owners with an ICP, as well as other EU nationals with an International Certificate for Pleasure crafts were undergoing discomfort in Italy,...
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1st September 2019
Tender registration, the options
Your tender may or may not require registration. The size and purposes for which it is used determines what registration options you have. On a whole it is not a complicated...
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20th June 2019
Choosing the right flag for your yacht
Selecting a flag for your prised boat is something that requires some preparation. Choosing a flag on the whim because it is seemingly cheap, is probably not the wisest of...
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