Romania Boat Registration

  • Provisional registration in 5-7 days
  • Access to Romania 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


Romania Yacht Registration

Register your yacht under Romania flag!

Yacht Registration under the Romania Flag

The Romanian government mandates the registration of all boats and jet skis. The registration procedure is specifically structured to streamline the process for private boat owners, facilitating efficient acquisition of registration. This entails submitting essential details about the vessel, including its name, length, engine specifications, and providing proof of ownership.

Eligibility for vessel registration is extended to any boat owner who adheres to the conditions stipulated by the Romanian registration department. The act of registering one's boat contributes to enhanced safety, security, and the effective enforcement of marine regulations. It's important to note that the specific requirements and steps for boat registration can vary based on the type and size of the boat.

If you have any further questions or need additional information, feel free to ask.

What are the main advantages of registering under the Romania flag:

  • Ownership Certification: The registration process serves as a vital proof of ownership, a crucial element for insurance claims, facilitating resale, and aiding in dispute resolution.
  • Global Nautical Freedom: Romanian registration liberates your boat for unrestricted international travel, enabling seamless navigation in international waters without constraints.
  • Tax Advantages: Romania may extend favorable tax conditions for boat registration, potentially alleviating the financial implications associated with tax burdens on boat ownership.
  • Marina Privileges: Registered boats gain exclusive benefits, including priority access and discounts at Romanian marinas and ports, enhancing the overall boating experience.
  • Safety and Search Coordination: The act of registration actively contributes to search and rescue operations, fortifying safety measures and ensuring a secure environment for boaters.
  • Value Preservation: Boats with proper registration often uphold higher resale values, attributed to their recognized legal status and comprehensive documentation.
  • Easier Insurance: The registration process streamlines insurance procedures, with insurance providers often extending more favorable terms and rates to registered vessels.
  • Navigational Entitlements: Boat registration bestows specific navigational rights within Romanian waters and ports, contributing to a regulated and facilitated boating experience.

What is the procedure to register a boat in Romania?

The registration process is very simple.

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

Romania Yacht Registration or register in Poland (see bottom of page)

We can register your boat in Romania or in 20 other flag registration jurisdictions. As the largest flag registration company we have a lot of experience in the registration of yachts in Romania.

When registering your boat it is important to first discuss with a boat registration specialist the best place to do this. This choice will depend on a number of factors including; type of use (private, bare boat or commercial), size and tonnage of your boat, private or corporate owned and even if the VSAT has been paid (if in Europe).

Start by contacting us and give us a short explanation of your personal circumstances. We can then advise you on where to register your boat. Your nationality does NOT matter as there are many “open” register countries that will accept boat owners from any country!

One recommendation is: register your boat in Poland from € 420,- and it is valid for life (no renewal cost) Do you need a European Union flag registration that is valid around the world and is available to all nationalities? We can provide you with a Polish (EU) flag registration. This registration is valid for the lifetime of the boat and therefore you will not need to renew your paperwork. The Polish Registration is an actual vessel flag registration and is valid around the world with no limitations.

The whole process is very simple, as you do not need a yacht survey and we can arrange a fully valid provisional registration in 2 days. The cost is from €420,- this is all-inclusive and a one-time fee with no renewal fee.

You can read all details here:

Flag Country Comparison Table
  Poland United Kingdom Langkawi San Marino
How fast can it be done? 24 hours 3 Days 5 Days 2 Days
Available for all nationalities Yes Yes Yes Yes
Validation Period For life 5 years For life 5 years
Flag certificate Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ownership registration Yes Yes Yes Yes
Survey mandatory No Yes No No
Valid worldwide Yes Yes Yes Yes
Suitable for commercial yachts no / yes Yes Yes Yes
Price from 420 EUR 549 GBP 950 USD 590 EUR
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