Initial Documentation Service:
Renewal Service: The certificate of documentation must be renewed on an annual basis.
Cancellation Service: Request removal of documentation for a vessel. This is often required when a change of ownership is taking place.
Changes to Certificate of Documentation :
We prepare all of the necessary documents to be executed by all parties involved with the transaction.
- Vessel Name
- Hailing Port
- Owners Address
- Operating Endorsements
- Vessel Specifications
All documents are then filed with the U.S. Coast Guard along with the applicable fees. (fees paid to the U.S.Coast Guard are non-refundable)
We obtain your official number and Certificate of Documentation (COD).
Certificate of Documentation is delivered to you as proof of U.S. Registry.
THIS DOCUMENT MUST BE KEPT ON-BOARD AT ALL TIMES
Glossary of Terms
- Preparation and filing of a preferred mortgage, if a lender is involved.
- Preparation and filing of a satisfaction of mortgage.
- Preparation and filing of a Bill of Sale.
- Abstract of title (request abstract of title)