The Details of a Transport Canada Boat Transfer Explained

With most transactions you carry out, a receipt will often be enough to establish someone as the new owner of the item that was sold. However, when it comes to larger goods such as a home or a vehicle, there are certain administrative and official processes that will need to certify these changes in ownership.…

Here’s How to Import a Vessel Into Canada Without Complications

Importing a vessel is always a big task, which is why you want to have the proper guidance throughout. The best thing to keep in mind when planning how to import a vessel into Canada is that you can always hire a broker. After all, they have the right experience in order to properly carry…

What to Do in Case of a Lost Boat Licence in Ontario

It’s difficult to understate just how important it is to make sure you have your boat licence is always in order if you want to sail undeterred. So, what happens if you have a lost boat licence in Ontario? Well, you’ll have to replenish it. The Importance of Your Boat Licence Your boat licence is…

A Quick Guide to Buying a Boat in Canada

There’s nothing more exciting than the prospect of buying a boat. After all, the maritime world will open up to you in all sorts of ways. Of course, buying a boat in Canada is a complicated matter, and one that you will need to put some thought into. Let’s take a closer look at what…

The Process of Getting a Certificate of Deletion of the Vessel Explained

There are many different kinds of vessel-related documents that you might have to get throughout your ownership of a boat or ship, but the last one you’ll have to deal with will be the certificate of deletion of the vessel.  What is a Certificate of Deletion? A certificate of deletion is a document that certifies…

Transfer of Canadian Registration

If any changes are to occur regarding the ownership of the vessel, be that a sale, a transfer, or a shared deal, you will need to go through the corresponding administrative process. This, known as a transfer of Canadian registration, will make the process official and make sure the record reflects accurate information. Let’s go…

When to File for a Transport Canada Boat Transfer of Ownership

The ownership of a vessel always needs to be backed by its official registration. This means that should any changes in the ownership occur, you will need to submit the corresponding form. When these changes pertain to switching, adding, or removing owners from the registration, you will need to pass a form for a Transport…

Are You Importing a Vessel Into Canada?

Buying a boat from a foreign vendor will involve importing a vessel into Canada, which is far from a complicated process. Well, at least it shouldn’t be one if you keep in mind every step of the process. Let’s take a look at everything you should pay attention to as part of this process. Importing…

Vessel Query System and Joining and Consulting Transport Canada’s

When it comes to keeping boating registration and licenses in order, it’s fairly easy to get lost in terms of what you’ve already done, what the previous owner did, and what else you need to keep track of. There are, of course, mechanisms in place when it comes to helping you deal with all that.…

Do You Need Registered Pleasure Craft?

Boat registration in Canada is fairly simple, but the ensuing processes and applications can quickly make it seem very complicated. For example, many people think it’s necessary to have a registered pleasure craft in order to operate it. This is partially correct, but there is actually a bit of a difference. Do You Need a…