Vanuatu Maritime Services provides ship registration services to the maritime industry for the Republic of Vanuatu. Currently the registry has about 700 ships, over 3 million gross tons, operating worldwide. The registry has an excellent safety and port state control record, is a member of IMO and has signed all appropriate IMO conventions.
Ship Registration Vanuatu Maritime Services Limited registers ships on the Vanuatu International Ship Registry and records those mortgages which are presented. The company has represented the Republic of Vanuatu for many years and the registry itself dates back to 1981, shortly after the country became independent. Currently there are about 600 ships of 3 million gross tons on the registry.
Welcome to VMSL
Welcome to VMSL Vanuatu Maritime Services, Ltd. is a privately held Vanuatu company operating under contract to the Vanuatu government as the Maritime Administrator. VMSL operates the central registry office and handles vessel registration, mortgage recordation, crew documentation, and all matters relating to safety and proper vessel inspection and documentation.
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