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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.
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A Coast Guard Bill of Sale can come in very handy if you’ve decided to sell your boat, as well as in other circumstances. Having a bill of sale is certainly something you’re going to want as a boat owner, even if you never sell the boat. However, the process to getting one isn’t exactly easy. It can be long,
The US Coast Guard Bill of Sale form can be necessary, but that doesn’t make it easy to fill out. In many cases, you need it to show ownership of a vessel, as well as to sell it. However, the form itself is very complicated. There’s a lot of information to fill in that even the seasoned vessel owner may
If you’re like most people, you’ve heard of USCG documentation, but may not know exactly what it is. It stands for “United States Coast Guard Documentation.” It can help with a wide variety of thing. People don’t often realize that. It can also be difficult and ultimately quite time consuming to fill out. It can be incredibly helpful to have
You are overjoyed at the prospect of closing on your first large pleasure craft purchase. You have signed the paperwork, gotten the keys and taken delivery of the vessel, so now it is just a matter of time before you take it out on that first voyage. Before you put the boat in the water for the first time, you
If you are a first-time owner of a large pleasure boat or a commercial boat, making yourself familiar with the important regulations you need to follow as a boat owner is important. There are many safety regulations you must follow that are set out by the United State Coast Guard (USCG), but beyond those, there are also important factors consider
Many boats are given unfortunate names by their owners, or have names that are deeply personal to the original owner. When you buy a second-hand boat, you may not think too much about the name, but over time it can become a source of irritation. If you want to get rid of an unfortunate name or one that just doesn't