YACHT REGISTRATION SERVICES IN THE SEYCHELLES
The Seychelles offers an attractive "offshore" regime for the ownership and registration of yachts. A Seychelles citizen or company must own a yacht in order for it to fly the Seychelles flag. As regional pioneers in the industry, OCRA (Mauritius) Limited has considerable expertise in the formation and administration of zero or low tax Seychelles Companies and Seychelles yacht registration.
Seychelles is member of the United Nations, the Commonwealth, the group of non-aligned countries, the Indian Ocean Commission, and the International Maritime Organization, and vessels lying the Seychelles flag benefit from friendly treatment worldwide.
If the vessel is not in Seychelles waters, it can be provisionally registered under a Seychelles flag at a diplomatic or consular representative abroad. It will later be permanently registered with the Seychelles Ship Registrar.
The Seychelles presently recognises the following classification societies:
The following particulars will need to be presented for the provisional registration of a yacht:
Who to Contact
If you are interested in more information regarding the registration of your yacht in the Seychelles, please contact Dharmesh Naik, Managing Director of OCRA (Mauritius) Limited: