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New Forms


Updated forms are now available under our INSTRUCTIONS AND FORMS link.  Customers should begin using these fillable forms when applying for vessel documentation services.  Legacy forms (with 07/31/2019 expiration date) will be accepted through 1/1/2022.

New Fee Schedule


Updated fee schedules are now available under our FEE SCHEDULE tab OR on links below. 

Current Fee  Schedule Click Here

Fee Schedule Effective Jan 2022 Click Here




National Vessel Documentation Center

Mission Statement

The National Vessel Documentation Center facilitates maritime commerce and the availability of financing while protecting economic privileges of United States citizens through the enforcement of regulations, and provides a register of vessels available in time of war or emergency to defend and protect the United States of America.


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