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Act now: Carbon monoxide alarms to become mandatory from April

28 Mar 2019

From 1 April 2019 at least one carbon monoxide (CO) alarm became a requirement on nearly all private and non-private boats in scope of the Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) Requirements. BSS Certifications will not be issued to boats without alarms.

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British Marine responds to CRT's revised Online Mooring Policy

21 Mar 2019

General News

Nearly 15 months after the draft Online Mooring Policy consultation closed, the Canal & River Trust has published its long awaited Online Mooring Consultation Report and revised Online Mooring Policy.

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British boating sector celebrates 7th year of consecutive growth despite Brexit uncertainty

14 Mar 2019

New figures out today from British Marine, the trade association leading the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, highlight a 1.7% growth in industry revenue, marking seven years of consecutive progress.

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ICOMIA releases its report from the IMO's 6th session of the Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment

14 Mar 2019

General News

The report covers the IMO’s 6th session of the Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment held between Monday 4 to Friday 8 March 2019. The items in the report are particularly relevant to the leisure and superyacht industries.

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British Marine reports on Government's Spring Statement

14 Mar 2019

In the shadow of the ongoing Brexit pantomime, Philip Hammond rose to deliver his Spring Statement on Wednesday and reply to the forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility.

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Brexit latest VAT Paid Status on Recreational Craft in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit

07 Mar 2019

General News

HMRC provide guidance on the VAT Paid Status of leisure craft in the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

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TYHA awards world’s best marinas for 2018/19

28 Feb 2019

The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) announced the winners of its prestigious Marina of the Year Awards.

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Remembering Paul Heys

28 Feb 2019

General News

Paul Heys, co-founder and Managing Director of Key Yachting, has sadly passed away.

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British Marine announces the passing of Roger Firth

28 Feb 2019

General News

Roger Firth, the co-founder of R&D Marine and former Committee member of British Marine Engines and Equipment, sadly passed away on Friday 15 February, aged 72.

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Peters & May to host ‘Brexit and Beyond’ seminar

28 Feb 2019

Member news

The seminar will outline what businesses can do to ensure a smooth transition in a rapidly changing customs environment in the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal.