Ukraine Boat Registration

  • Access to Ukraine waters with the registration.
  • Obtain official registration under the Ukrainian flag.
  • Sworn translation services are available if needed.
  • Survey requirements vary based on the type of registration.
  • Choose to register as a private or corporate owner.
  • Registration is valid for 1 year.
  • Benefit from all-inclusive prices with no hidden fees.
  • Open to boat owners of all nationalities.


Register boat in Ukraine

Register your yacht under the Ukrainian Flag!

Yacht Registration under the Ukraine Flag

The Government of Ukraine mandates the registration of all boats and jet skis, with a streamlined process aimed at facilitating private boat owners in obtaining their registration promptly. To initiate the registration, boat owners are required to furnish essential information, including the vessel's name, length, engine details, and proof of ownership.

Eligibility for boat registration in Ukraine is open to any boat owner who adheres to the conditions set forth by the registration department. This registration process plays a crucial role in enhancing safety, security, and the effective enforcement of marine regulations. It is important to note that the specific requirements and procedures for boat registration may vary based on the type and size of the boat in question.

What are the main advantages of registering under the Ukraine flag:

  • International Recognition: Ukrainian yacht registration provides global recognition for the vessel.
  • Cost-Effective: The registration fees and ongoing costs may be competitive compared to other jurisdictions.
  • Flexible Ownership Structures: Ukraine allows various ownership structures, providing flexibility for owners.
  • No Tonnage Tax: Ukraine does not impose a tonnage tax on registered yachts, reducing financial burdens.
  • Efficient Process: The registration process is designed to be efficient, aiding yacht owners in obtaining documentation promptly.
  • Access to Waterways: Ukrainian-flagged yachts may have access to certain waterways and regions with specific benefits.
  • Legal Protection: The registration offers legal protection and support for yacht owners.
  • Ease of Compliance: The regulatory framework provides clear guidelines for compliance, ensuring a smooth sailing experience.

What is the procedure to register a boat in Ukraine?

The registration is easy and straightforward.

  • Please Make an order online
  • Pay the registration fee
  • Provide us all the necessary documents
  • We will send you the documents to be signed

Ukraine Yacht Registration or register in Poland (see bottom of page)

We can register your boat in Ukraine or in 20 other flag registration jurisdictions. As the largest flag registration company we have a lot of experience in the registration of yachts in Ukraine.

When registering your boat it is important to first discuss with a boat registration specialist the best place to do this. This choice will depend on a number of factors including; type of use (private, bare boat or commercial), size and tonnage of your boat, private or corporate owned and even if the VSAT has been paid (if in Europe).

Start by contacting us and give us a short explanation of your personal circumstances. We can then advise you on where to register your boat. Your nationality does NOT matter as there are many “open” register countries that will accept boat owners from any country!

One recommendation is: register your boat in Poland from € 420,- and it is valid for life (no renewal cost) Do you need a European Union flag registration that is valid around the world and is available to all nationalities? We can provide you with a Polish (EU) flag registration. This registration is valid for the lifetime of the boat and therefore you will not need to renew your paperwork. The Polish Registration is an actual vessel flag registration and is valid around the world with no limitations.

The whole process is very simple, as you do not need a yacht survey and we can arrange a fully valid provisional registration in 2 days. The cost is from €420,- this is all-inclusive and a one-time fee with no renewal fee.

You can read all details here:

Flag Country Comparison Table
  Poland United Kingdom Langkawi San Marino
How fast can it be done? 24 hours 3 Days 5 Days 2 Days
Available for all nationalities Yes Yes Yes Yes
Validation Period For life 5 years For life 5 years
Flag certificate Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ownership registration Yes Yes Yes Yes
Survey mandatory No Yes No No
Valid worldwide Yes Yes Yes Yes
Suitable for commercial yachts no / yes Yes Yes Yes
Price from 420 EUR 549 GBP 950 USD 590 EUR
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