Registering a ship under the Singapore flag

This is a guide to registering your ship in Singapore.

The Singapore Registry of Ships enables quick and easy registration of ships under the Singapore flag. There are serveral benefits of registering your vessel under the Singapore flag. A ship can be registered within two hours upon the complete submission of all relevant documents. Advance registration facilities are also available to facilitate delivery of a ship in a foreign port. This section guides ship owners on how to register their ships under the Singapore flag. Ship owners should also refer to Part II of the Merchant Shipping Act and the Merchant Shipping (Registration of Ships) Regulations 1996 before registering their ships.

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