Register a British ship over 500GT (MSF 4740A)

Form for owners to register their commercial vessel over 500GT with the Registry of Shipping and Seamen.


Application to register a British ship (commercial vessel over 500 gt MSF 4740A)

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This form is issued by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency. Owners of commercial vessels >500GT who want to operate under the UK flag must register their vessel using this form.

Published 17 April 2014
Last updated 27 January 2015 + show all updates
  1. MSF4740A updated to latest version
  2. First published.