Your documents will be processed and screened for any omissions or errors by our private company's documentation processors. Once complete, we will change your status to pending.
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Our private company will submit your documentation to the proper authorities, and you're done! Your docs will be issued by the US Coast Guard. We will keep you updated as to their current wait list times.
Maritime Documentation Center is a private firm and not affiliated with National Vessel Documentation Center
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You have just acquired a new boat, and are preparing to put it to sea in order to sail it for commercial reasons. Most beginners in maritime commercial ventures choose to buy a second-hand boat for their first purchase, both for reasons of economy and because you may be able to get better insurance deals with this choice. However, if
You have successfully applied for Coast Guard documentation for your vessel. This means that you have completed all the forms and received a certificate of documentation. After all that hard work, you may be very disappointed to discover that the documentation is only valid for a year. Each year, you will receive notification that your USCG renewal is due, and
As a new boat owner, you need to be aware of the laws and regulations governing your use of boats within US waters. One of the most important rules that you must follow is the required Vessel Documentation. This is a very old regulation, and one which is strictly demanded from the government. Completing your US Coast guard registration of
When you are considering purchasing a boat like a yacht, you want to make sure you give serious consideration to all your options before you make a final decision. There may be several boats you are interested in, and before you make the leap to buy one, it is a good idea to get as much background information as possible
If owning a commercial vessel has long been a goal of yours so you can conduct business using a boat on the waters in the U.S., you will quickly find out that there are many restrictions and regulations that you must adhere to along the way. One of the most important issues for you to be aware of involves the
If you have decided that the time has come for you to sell your boat, or if you are looking at buying a boat from another boat owner, there are details you need to put in place when you are conducting the transaction to make things smoother for all involved. Perhaps the most important piece of paper for you, either