Among all the flags you could choose for to register your yacht, the Pitcairn Islands red ensign is the preferred option for most yachtsmen. Not only the Pitcairn Islands yacht ensign provides the advantages of a tax efficient and stable jurisdiction, as being part of the Red Ensign group which comprises most of the Royal Commonwealth Countries and Dominions, it is a recognized flag worldwide which enable flexible management and use of your yacht, either for your own private use, chartering or professional operations. Registering under Pitcairn’ flag enables the yacht owner, agents and operators to enjoy the favorable tax laws of the Pitcairn Islands.
Our team could assist not only with the registration of your yacht under the Pitcairn Islands red ensign, but also obtain the radio call signs and related services as well set up for you any holding company in this jurisdiction if required.
Our team of professional yacht agents will happily guide you to decide on the best suited flagging options for your yacht, based on the intended use of the vessel (private use, charter, VAT reclaim, export, …) as well other parameters such as taxes, insurance, mortgages and loans, boat & yacht finance and refinancing, all to fit with your personal circumstances.
While we are happy to register your vessel in the country of your choice, including through purpose-built holding companies and tax efficient ownership legal structures if necessary, we do have Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enable fast track registration with the following commercial ships and pleasure yachts registries: