maritime documentations

Maritime Documentations: How We Can Assist on All Your Boat Documents

As wonderful it would be to go through life without having to deal with a mountain of paperwork, things just are not that easy. It seems like everything you do today comes along with pages you must fill out and submit. Everything from applying for a new driver’s license to a gym membership to even…

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USCG boat names

USCG Boat Names and How to Get One

Buying your boat may have seemed like the most complicated part for you. You had to deal with getting the price, working with the manufacturer (if you are buying new), or with a broker (if you purchased a used ship), and the paperwork may have seemed like it would never end. Even after you have…

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watercraft registration

Watercraft Registration and Other Things that Matter

Memories that last forever: that’s what the holiday season is about for many. Holiday parties with friends and family that maybe you don’t get to see other times of the year, office parties where everyone gets to “let their hair down,” and more – the holidays can be a special time. We’re more than just…

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boat licensing

One Place for Your Boat Licensing and Documentation Needs

Finding the right boat licensing forms for your needs shouldn’t be a scavenger hunt. We don’t believe that any vessel owner should have to scour the internet for their vessel documentation. Initial documentation on one site, change of address on another – we think that wastes the time of vessel owners as well as, ultimately,…

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Coast Guard boat requirements

Coast Guard Boat Requirements for Registration and More

“I just got a vessel and I’d like to get it documented. Can you help?” We are often asked some variation of this exact same question. It’s not always a good idea to answer a question with a question, but in this case, it’s valid. We often respond, “are you sure you have to get…

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boat registration renewal

Boat Registration Renewal Any Time of the Year

As of this writing, it’s late November. That means Thanksgiving dinner, the leaves completely off the trees, and snow falling all across North America. Sure, there are many hardy souls who take their vessels out on the waterways in the winter, but for many of us, it’s more of an off-season until the world warms…

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how to register a boat

The Definitive Guide on How to Register a Boat

One topic we’ve touched on from time to time in these blogs is how to register a boat with the Coast Guard. We’ve mentioned this a few times for many reasons, not the least of which is that it’s very important. This is one of the most commonly accessed forms at our site; you can…

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Vessel Tracking by Vessel Name

What You Can Do With Vessel Tracking by Vessel Name and More

The United States Coast Guard database has information on essentially every registered vessel. When you search through it, you can find the info that you’re looking for. Are you searching for information about a vessel that you’re interested in purchasing? It’s there. Do you want to make sure that the information about your own vessel…

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Vessel Registration Forms

All the Vessel Registration Forms, All in One Place

There are plenty of sites online that tell you they have the “vessel registration forms you need.” However, even a quick perusal of their site will tell you that they’re missing plenty of different forms of documentation. They might have some of the more popular ones, but they probably won’t have the complete list. The…

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a Certificate of Documentation

Getting a Certificate of Documentation Without Being Certifiable

If you’re like so many other vessel owners, then you probably have a procedure for when you start your vessel up. You may have a checklist you go through in order to make sure that everything is in working order before you set out on the water. Your vessel documentation works in a similar fashion….

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