Yacht Registration

Cayman Islands


The Cayman Islands are an autonomous British Overseas Territory in the western Caribbean Sea. This small territory comprises the three islands of Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman, which are located south of Cuba.

About the Cayman Islands Registry of Ships

The Cayman Islands Shipping Registry is a over 100 years old Category 1 British Register of Ships and is a division of the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands.

The Cayman Islands are the number one offshore register for super yachts, with an estimated 15% of the world fleet of yachts over 30m (100ft) and 20% over 40m (130 ft).



There are three Cayman Islands ports of registry, namely:

  1. George Town
  2. Bloody Bay
  3. The Creek.

Certificate of British Registry

Upon completion of registration formalities a Cayman Islands registered yacht is issued with a Certificate of British Registry.

Yacht Type Eligibility

The Cayman Islands will accept private pleasure yachts and commercial yachts of any size that are based and operated anywhere in the world.

Ownership Eligibility Owners

The Cayman Islands Register of Ships is an international register meaning that the register is not just restricted to Cayman citizens or Cayman registered companies. To find out more about eligible
nationalities, do not hesitate to send us an enquiry.

Features & Benefits of Cayman Islands registered Yachts

To find out more about those features and benefits, do not hesitate to send us an enquiry.

Other Cayman Islands Services by Bimini Brokers

We provide a complete range of additional registration services. To find out more about those additional services, do not hesitate to send us an enquiry.