Licence - pleasure boats: Outline
Any person who wishes to be in charge of or navigate a pleasure boat/vessel for the purpose of letting it out for hire to members of the public or to be used for carrying passengers for hire, must obtain licences.
- Licences will not be issued to persons under 18 years of age.
- The application must be accompanied by a certificate of compliance with the British Waterways Standards (issued by an approved Marine Surveyor).
- The pleasure boat must comply with any Authority or statutory conditions.
Contact: British Waterways - Central Shires Office
Telephone: 01827 252000
Fax: 01827 288071Visit: http://www.britishwaterways.co.uk/