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Registering pleasure craft including yachts

Check you have the right equipment

To be safe on board, make sure you have the right life-saving and fire safety equipment for your boat. Also, find out about the radio communication equipment you should have for onshore and offshore voyages

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Register your boat with the coastguard

Join HM Coastguard's voluntary safety identification scheme - if you get into difficulty, the coastguard will have information about your boat to help identify you

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