Commercial fishing and fisheries – form

Vessel monitoring system: register or re-register your device

Use this form (VMS2) to register or re-register your vessel monitoring system device.



You must complete this form before you install and activate your device if you:

  • want to register your device for the first time
  • change your vessel’s port of administration
  • change your vessel’s owner
  • want to replace your device
  • transfer a position reporting account
  • close a position reporting account with the current satellite communications service provided
  • open a new position reporting account with a satellite communications service provider

See also Apply for and register your vessel monitoring system device.