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Why Ship Documentation is Different than Registration

Why Ship Documentation is Different than Registration

As the owner of a vessel, you need to understand why ship documentation is different than registration. These small differences can make a big impact in your experience. Recreational vessel owners are required to register their boats with the respective state governments in the USA. Each state has different requirements and agencies to manage these…

Perform a Coast Guard Documented Vessel Search

Perform a Coast Guard Documented Vessel Search

Purchasing a second-hand boat will let you spend days of sailing or relaxing under the sun. However, it’s difficult to enjoy those moments if the ship you bought is without proper documentation or with liens attached to it. That’s why experts encourage buyers to perform a Coast Guard documented vessel search before making a final…

ship documentation is different than registration

Ship Documentation Is Different Than Registration

Why Ship Documentation is Different than Registration As the owner of a vessel, you need to understand why ship documentation is different than registration. These small differences can make a big impact in your experience. Recreational vessel owners are required to register their boats with the respective state governments in the USA. Each state has…