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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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Canadian Register of Vessels Join, Consult, or Request Information

Canadian Register of Vessels Join, Consult, or Request Information

The Canadian Register of vessels exists to keep a comprehensive list of the national vessels navigating our country’s waters. In doing so, this allows citizens and vessel owners to keep track of the documentation corresponding to their vessel across different ownerships and registration periods. Whether you are looking to register your own vessel or to…

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Importing a Used Boat from USA to Canada is a Step by Step Process

Importing a Used Boat from USA to Canada is a Step by Step Process

When importing a used boat from the USA to Canada, you need to keep in mind that certain aspects of the process are going to be very delicate. If you want to make sure that the overall cooperation goes smoothly, we have a good breakdown of what you should keep in mind. Importing a Used…

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Transport Canada Vessel Registration for New and Used Boats

Transport Canada Vessel Registration for New and Used Boats

It’s key that boat owners keep in mind that they need to have their registration in order whenever they are making use of their boats, particularly if they are being used for commercial purposes. If you have any questions about how you can get your Transport Canada vessel registration, allow us to guide you through…

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Brief Guide on How to Import a Boat From the USA to Canada

Brief Guide on How to Import a Boat From the USA to Canada

So, when it comes to importing a boat, there will always be work involved. Here in Canada, it’s particularly common to import a boat from the USA since it’s just across the border. This process will have a few different stages that should be sure to follow for a smooth process.  Import a Boat From…

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Transfer of Canadian Registration According to Your Needs

Transfer of Canadian Registration According to Your Needs

Your boat registration is the legal proof of your ownership and permission to use a specific vessel, which is why it’s so important that any changes in ownership are always reflected on the official registration. This is what the transfer of Canadian registration form will be for. This will come in handy in a variety…

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Get Your Boat Registration in Nova Scotia in Order Before Setting Sail

Get Your Boat Registration in Nova Scotia in Order Before Setting Sail

Like with any bureaucratic process, getting your boat registration in Nova Scotia in order will take a lot of forms, paperwork, and application fees. If you are struggling with some component of the process, we’ve outlined the answers to some common questions. Boat Registration in Nova Scotia The moment you receive ownership over a vessel,…

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Changing the Name of a Boat in Canada Process

Changing the Name of a Boat in Canada Process

The name of your boat is not only the term by which you might refer to it among your family, friends, or colleagues. It is the name under which the vessel itself will be registered with the relevant government agencies. That is why, if you are planning on changing the name of a boat then…

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Watercraft License in Canada, Three Steps to Get

Watercraft License in Canada, Three Steps to Get

Similarly to owning and operating a car, making use of a boat will come with some paperwork and requirements you will need to fulfill first. Now, to establish your ownership over the vessel in question you will need to get a pleasure craft license. However, in order to operate it, you will have to get…

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