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National Vessel Registry Center, Corp. is NOT Transport Canada; we are a third party agency that handles Canadian Vessel Registration processing to Transport Canada.

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Going Through Canadian Customs by Boat

Going Through Canadian Customs by Boat

Many Canadian citizens, when they are shopping for either a personal recreational vessel or a ship to use as part of their business, may turn to what is available in the United States to find what they want. Many manufacturers are in the U.S., and you will find even more vessels on the secondary market…

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Boat Transport Canada Safety Tips for Autumn

Boat Transport Canada Safety Tips for Autumn

Canadian vessel documentation is important. You need it to be able to use your vessel how you want. Even more important: vessel safety. Having all of the correct documentation won’t help you or the others on your vessel should you use your craft in an unsafe manner. Fall is a lovely time to go out…

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How to Change the Name of Your Boat in Canada and Other Actions Easier

How to Change the Name of Your Boat in Canada and Other Actions Easier

Have you been looking to change the name of your boat in Canada? Do you know you have to take steps to do it legally but you’ve been procrastinating? Changing a vessel’s name can be necessary, but it’s also the kind of activity that a person could easily put off for another time. However, it…

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Great Gift Ideas for Boat Lovers

Great Gift Ideas for Boat Lovers

We all face those times where we need to find the perfect gift for a birthday, anniversary, or holiday. You also may bring a present when you are first invited to someone’s new home as a housewarming gift. Many people take the same approach when they have a friend or family member that just purchased…

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How to Create a Boat Bill of Sale in Ontario

How to Create a Boat Bill of Sale in Ontario

If the time is right for you to sell your boat, you will want to make sure you take certain steps first. Getting your boat in the best condition you can before taking pictures to post in your advertisement is just one of the things you will want to do. Once you have created your…

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Should You Get a Transport Canada Boat License or Registration

Should You Get a Transport Canada Boat License or Registration

Do you think that a Transport Canada boat license is right for your vessel? Or, do you think that registering it might be the best way forward? This depends on multiple factors, namely specific characteristics of your vessel as well as what you’re going to use it for. At the National Vessel Registry Center Corp.,…

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Boat Registration in Nova Scotia for First-Time Owners

Boat Registration in Nova Scotia for First-Time Owners

Becoming a first-time boat owner is thrilling. All the dreams you have had in the past about what you would do if you had a pleasure craft and where you might go now become real for you. You cannot wait until the deal is finalized, and you can set sail for that first time. Before…

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Getting a Pleasure Craft License: The Pleasure of Peace of Mind

Getting a Pleasure Craft License: The Pleasure of Peace of Mind

There are few words that are perhaps more satisfying to say than “pleasure craft.” To hear those words together evokes images of wonderful, lazy days in the sun, on the water, with those you care about most. However, if you’re worried about your documentation, licensing, and being stopped by the authorities, then it’s hard to…

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