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Abstract Of Title

How To Get an Abstract of Title for A Boating Vessel In the USA

If you are the owner of a vessel owned by the US Coast Guard, you may be curious about how to get an abstract of title for your boat. An abstract of title is a document demonstrating ownership of a vessel and may be used for registering and titling the vessel. Abstracts of titles can…

USCG Vessel

A Quick and Easy Way to Find the USCG Vessel Information You Need

If you are the owner of a USCG vessel, you know how important it is to comprehend the rules set out by the USCG. However, locating the needed information might be challenging—that is, until today. Finding exactly what you’re looking for has never been simpler than it is with our brand-new USCG vessel information tool.…

Documented Vessel

Does A Documented Vessel Need to Be Registered in Florida?

There is a possibility that owners of documented vessels are pondering whether or not they are required to register their vessels in Florida. There is no need for a documented vessel to be registered in the state of Florida to answer your question in a nutshell, but there are certain essential details to bear in…

Transfer of Ownership Form

The Transfer of Ownership Form you Need When Selling your Boat

Transferring the ownership of a documented vessel can be a complicated process, especially if you are a first-time boat owner that doesn’t know where to start. There are a few things you will need for the process, and all of them will be explained in this article. The first of them, however, will be the…

Transfer of Ownership Form

How to Properly Fill your Transfer of Ownership Form

The Transfer of Ownership form is a formal document used, among others, to hand over the ownership of a boat from one person to another. On some occasions other than when you are purchasing a vessel, it can be used to make any changes to a vessel’s endorsement status, to add or remove a spouse…

National Vessel Documentation Center

What is the National Vessel Documentation Center?

Vessel documentation is, in a few words, a national form of registration. It is also one of the oldest functions of Government and it dates back to the 11th Act of the First Congress. This documentation provides conclusive evidence of nationality for international purposes as well as the habilitations for certain restricted trades. Since 1920,…

National Vessel Documentation Center

Boating Paperwork you can Get at the National Vessel Documentation Center

If you have been around the boating industry for a while you may have noticed by now the importance of the United States Coast Guard (USCG). They are a department of the United States Armed Forces and are tasked with maritime security, search and rescue, and law enforcement. To accomplish such a mission, there is…

Coast Guard Portal

Everything You Need to Know About the US Coast Guard Portal

If you have been doing your fair share of research lately, you might be aware by now that the United States Coast Guard (USCG) is the governmental department that oversees all of the maritime activity along the country, and even the international waters close to the US (after 200 nautical miles from shore). This article…