Fiji Yacht Registration
  • Provisional registration in 5-7 days
  • Access to Fiji waters
  • Official Flag Registration
  • Sworn translation is available
  • Survey needed as per the type of registration
  • Register as private or corporate owner
  • Recreational registration is valid for 1 year
  • Commercial registration is valid 3 years
  • No hidden fees all inclusive prices
  • Available for all nationalities

Fiji Boat Registration

Register your yacht under Fiji flag!

The Government of The Fiji requires all boats and jet skis to be registered. The registration process is designed to assist private boat owners in obtaining their registration in an efficient manner. This includes providing the necessary information such as the vessel's name, length, and engine information, as well as proof of ownership.

Anyone who owns a boat and complies with the conditions established by the Fiji registration department is eligible to register their vessel.

Boat registration helps in ensuring safety, security, and proper enforcement of marine regulations. The specific process and requirements for boat registration may vary depending on the type and size of the boat.

Fiji Boat Registration Advantages

Fiji boat registration offers several advantages:

International Recognition: Fiji's registration is internationally recognized, facilitating navigation in global waters and entry into foreign ports.

Legal Proof of Ownership: Registration provides legal documentation of boat ownership, protecting against theft and disputes.

Safety Standards: Registered boats must adhere to strict safety and environmental regulations, enhancing maritime safety.

Access to Fijian Waters: Registered boats have access to Fiji's pristine waters, including picturesque islands and coral reefs.

Financing Opportunities: Registered boats may be eligible for financing, allowing boat owners to secure loans for vessel purchases.

Insurance Eligibility: Many insurance companies offer coverage to registered boats, providing financial protection in case of accidents or damage.

Resale Value: Registered boats often have higher resale value due to their legal status and adherence to safety and environmental regulations.

Who can apply for the Fiji boat registration?

Fiji Boat Registration is open to both Fijian citizens and non-Fijian nationals, making it accessible to boat owners of all nationalities without specific citizenship or residency requirements.

What is the procedure to register a boat in Fiji?

To register a boat in Fiji, you typically need to follow these steps:

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

How long is the Fiji boat registration valid for?

Fiji boat registration is typically valid for a period of one year for recreational purposes. Commercial boat registrations may have different validity periods depending on the type of commercial operation and local regulations. Boat owners are required to renew their registration annually to maintain their legal status for continued use on Fijian waters.

What documents are required to register the boat in Fiji?

  • Proof of Ownership: Original bill of sale, transfer of ownership, or notarized sales contract.
  • Boat Specifications: Detailed information about the boat's specifications and features.
  • ID/Passport: Identification documents for the boat owner(s).
  • Proof of Residence: Evidence of residence in Fiji (if applicable).
  • Previous Registration: Documents from the boat's previous registration (if applicable).
  • Insurance Certificate: Proof of boat insurance coverage.
  • Builder's Certificate: Certificate from the boat manufacturer (if applicable).