Commercial Yacht Registration

Malta offers a number of advantages to owners operating commercial yachts. Yachts in commercial use over 15m LOA and carrying no more than 12 passengers can be registered as commercial yachts subject to compliance with the requirements of the Commercial Yacht Code drawn up by the Merchant Shipping Directorate within the Authority for Transport in Malta.

The Code has gained acceptance and recognition within the yachting industry and to date more than 150 yachts with an average length of 30m are registered as commercial yachts under the Malta flag.

Alliance Yachting Company can coordinate the entire procedure. From the yacht’s pre-registration survey, carried out in order to draw up compliance with the Code. To ensuring that the desirable standards are achieved in order for the Certificate of Compliance to be issued, thus enabling the yacht to operate commercially.