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  • Some Good News Regarding the International Certificate of Competence

    Date Published - March 07, 2012

    The Royal Yachting Association in the U.K. (the RYA) can now also issue an ICC to non-U.K. citizens/residents. This covers nationals of non-UNECE countries, including... Read More
  • Gran Canaria: 30th Atlantic Rally for Cruisers prepares to set sail

    Date Published - November 03, 2015

    This November, over 260 boats and 1250 people including 40 children aged under 16 will take part in the 30th Atlantic Rally for Cruisers, which... Read More
  • Cruising Europe: ICC Course Now Available to All (A Clarification)

    Date Published - November 28, 2014

    For those cruisers who need to obtain evidence of sailing competency when in European waters, it is now possible for anyone to obtain an International... Read More
  • United Kingdom: The possible effects of a no deal Brexit

    Date Published - October 28, 2019

    The chances of a no-deal Brexit are becoming less likely now that the UK Government and the EU have reached a deal and it is... Read More
  • Covid-19: Advice for Non-EU Sailors Stuck in the EU

    Date Published - May 12, 2020

    Whether you left your yacht in Europe while returning home for the winter, or you are still on board and stuck in lockdown in an... Read More
  • UK Boat Owners Left Stranded in Europe due to Government Inaction

    Date Published - October 01, 2020

    A joint statement by the RYA and British Marine following Brexit discussions with HMRC warns that UK boaters face a choice between being hit with... Read More
  • Cruising Europe: UK Boat Owners Caught in a “Perfect Storm”

    Date Published - February 11, 2021

    Robin Baron, chairman of the Cruising Association’s RATS committee, told Marine Industry News that UK cruisers are in the middle of ‘a perfect storm’. His... Read More
  • UK: Boat Owners to Benefit from Extension to Returned Goods Relief Grace Period

    Date Published - March 29, 2021

    HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have announced a 6-month extension to the 1-year grace period previously put in place by the Government, following concerted representations... Read More
  • UK: VAT and Customs Clarification for Recreational Boaters Post Brexit

    Date Published - April 26, 2021

    Following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU, one of the biggest issues for the leisure marine sector has been the VAT status of recreational craft... Read More
  • EU COVID Gateway Certificate: Free circulation of EU travelers across the EU

    Date Published - June 13, 2021

    The EU’s Digital COVID Certificate (or ‘coronavirus passport’) will come into force across the 27-country bloc on July 1, and aims to standardize documents such... Read More
  • European Union: No more passport stamps for third-country nationals from May 2022

    Date Published - November 30, 2021

    Third-country nationals (including British) travelling to and from European Union countries from May 2022 will no longer have their passports stamped, as the information on... Read More