Denmark Boat Registration

  • Online Procedure: Entire process conducted online
  • Efficiency: Fast and straightforward
  • 1-Year Validity: Registration valid for one year
  • Open to All: Available for any nationality
  • Commercial Vessels Eligible: Suitable for commercial use
  • Affordable: Low registration costs
  • Rental-Friendly: Suitable for private boat rentals
  • MMSI License Assistance Available
  • Flexibility: No restrictions on ownership/crew nationalities


Register boat in Denmark

Register your Yacht under the Denmark Flag!

Yacht Registration under the Denmark Flag

Registering a yacht under the Denmark flag involves a straightforward process. Owners must submit necessary documentation, including proof of ownership, builder's certificate, and compliance with safety standards. The registration offers various benefits, such as access to a reputable international registry, favorable taxation policies, and the support of a well-established maritime infrastructure.

Denmark welcomes yacht registration from individuals and corporations, providing versatility in ownership arrangements. The global esteem for the Danish flag affords vessels the benefits of Danish jurisdiction and diplomatic backing. Moreover, Denmark's dedication to stringent safety and environmental standards guarantees that registered yachts comply with rigorous regulations, fostering a secure and responsible international environment.

Advantages of registering your vessel in the Denmark flag

  • Global Respect: The Denmark flag enjoys global recognition, enhancing the international reputation of your vessel.
  • Diplomatic Support: Vessels flying the Danish flag benefit from diplomatic support and access to Danish jurisdiction, providing a stable legal framework.
  • Flexible Ownership: Denmark's yacht registration is open to both individuals and corporations, offering flexibility in ownership structures.
  • Safety Standards: Denmark's commitment to stringent maritime safety and environmental standards ensures that registered vessels adhere to rigorous regulations.
  • Tax Advantages: The Danish flag comes with favorable taxation policies, contributing to potential cost savings for vessel owners.

How much does it cost to register a boat in the Denmark?

The cost to register a boat in Denmark can vary based on factors such as the size of the boat, the purpose of registration (pleasure or commercial), and any additional services or features required.

Boat registration fees may include:

  • Registration Fee: This is a basic fee for the registration process.
  • Tonnage Fee: Larger vessels may be subject to tonnage fees based on their size and tonnage.
  • Expedited Processing Fee: If you opt for expedited processing, an additional fee may apply.
  • Annual Renewal Fee: Some registrations may require an annual renewal fee.
  • Additional Services: Certain services, such as radio licensing or special requests, may have associated fees.

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

We can register your boat in Denmark 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 Denmark.

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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