Why You Should Consider a Canadian Vessel Registration?

Canadian Vessel Registration

Did you know that if you are a boat owner in Canada, you may register your vessel with the federal government of Canada? There are several reasons you should register your boat, including that it will be simpler for you to sell or transfer ownership of it and provide you with some legal protection in…

How to Prove Ownership of Your Canadian Vessel?

Canadian Vessel

Do you wish to maintain good status with Transport Canada as a Canadian vessel owner? Maybe you need to provide evidence of ownership when selling your yacht. This post will teach you how to quickly verify your Canadian watercraft’s ownership, whatever the reason. Have there been times when you were out on your boat and…

What Canadian Vessel Documentation Do You Need for a New Boat?

Canadian Vessel Documentation

Are you thinking about buying a new boat? If you are a first-time boat owner, you are about to embark on a journey of leisure and lasting memories. If you are upgrading from an existing boat, this can also be an exciting time, as your new vessel should be able to better accommodate your needs.…

Getting Canadian Vessel Documentation for a New Boat

Canadian Vessel Documentation

Buying a new boat is a uniquely exciting occasion. Whether you are upgrading from a previous vessel that you and your family have outgrown, or if you are brand new to boat ownership, you are probably pretty antsy to get your new vessel out on the water. This is understandable since the process to buy…

Does Your Canadian Vessel Need a License or Registration?

Canadian Vessel

Have you recently purchased a boat? If so, you have just unlocked a pathway to hours of joy and leisure to be enjoyed with your friends and family. Maybe it has been the culmination of a lifelong dream, or an impulse buys to shake up your recreational hobbies–regardless, boating is an activity that can be…

What Is the Canadian Vessel Registry and What Is Its Mission?

If you have not heard of us before, it’s easy to understand why you might ask the following, “What is the Canadian Vessel Registry and why does it exist?” What are its mission and goals? Those are good questions. While the Canadian Vessel Registry does not govern boating like Transport Canada (TC), we are  affiliated…

Canadian Vessel Ownership: Important Information

Canadian vessel

Only a copy of a bill of sale will prove you own your Canadian vessel. Don’t get ownership confused with registration or licensing. You cannot use a registration or license to prove you own a pleasure craft. Canadian Ownership and Licensing While a copy of your bill of sale should be kept onboard at all…

How To Use Your Canadian Vessel During The Pandemic

Canadian vessel

The COVID-19 pandemic has had impacts far and wide across Canada. Even simple tasks like taking your Canadian vessel out on the water call for safety precautions in light of the virus. Fortunately, for boaters, being outside and on the lake is one of the safer activities that can be done as we all push…