FISHING VESSEL REGISTRATION UNDER UNION OF COMOROS

FISHING VESSEL REGISTRATION UNDER UNION OF COMOROS
Maritime Administration of the Union of Comoros conducts the registration of fishing vessels.
Taking into account the latest directions in the sector of the fishing and fish-processing industries as well as in the sector of transportation of fish production- when many of the Administrations absolutely refused to register the fishing vessels or introduced numerous additional requirements-, the Administration of the Comoros meets the needs of the clients and simplifies the procedure of registration of the fishing, fish processing and transportation ships and has reduced the requirements for vessels to the minimum.
This fact, which complemented by democratic politics of Maritime Administration of Union of Comoros in relation to the choice of Recognized Organization (Classification Society), as well as to the loyal requirements concerning to the age of the registered ships, has created favorable conditions for the registration of fishing vessels under the flag of the Union of Comoros.
 
PROVISIONAL REGISTRATION OF FISHING VESSELS
For provisional registration (with validity of 6 months) under the flag of Union of Comoros the copies of the following documentation is required:
  • Application form for registration .doc
  • Bill of sale notarized or other proof of ownership 
  • Non encumbrance or deletion certificate from previous flag 
  • Good standing certificate from the owning company 
  • Confirmation from Radio Traffic Accounting Authority, 
  • Confirmation from classification society that the vessel will be attended by them 
  • Previous International Tonnage CertificateITC’69 )
  • Previous registration certificates (Certificate of Registration, Minimum Safe Manning, Radio License)
PERMANENT REGISTRATION OF FISHING VESSELS
The above mentioned list of documents should be submitted for the Permanent registration in originals. Any other documentation as Sierra Leone Administration may deem necessary for processing Registration.
 
Please note that the relative fees for the registration of fishing vessels are dependent of the gross tonnage of the vessel and therefore can be obtained at the time of official application for registration.
 
HOW TO APPLY FOR FISHING VESSEL REGISTRATION
You can send the following Application form as your request to register a fishing vessel to our address comoros@flagadmin.com