Document Your Vessel yourself with the Coast Guard

Our automated system will walk you through every step of the documentation process, including the title search!

With a typical documentation service you can end up paying hundreds to submit your application forms to the Coast Guard. With you only pay $75 (plus Coast Guard application fees)

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It's free to create an account!

  • Transfer of Ownership ✓
  • Address Change ✓
  • Initial Documentation ✓
  • Renewal ✓
  • Reinstatement ✓

How it works: easy as 1, 2, 3, ...4!

Information: Give us the basics on you, your boat, and the seller

Title Search: YachtPapers will request an abstract of title and will guide you through reviewing it

Submit to the Coast Guard: Our system will securely transmit all documents to the USCG

Don't want to DIY? We've got you covered

Just give us the basic information and our documentation specialists will take it from there.

Pricing and FAQs

Sign on the dotted line: All documents will be prepared and signed from your YachtPapers account. Sellers can even notarize Bills of Sale!