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IPV Code removes the red tape of boat testing and delivery

10 Jan 2019

A new Code came into force on 1 January 2019 which permits the temporary use of craft at sea for businesses purposes and as race support without the current requirement for inspection, marks a huge step forward for the UK’s leisure marine sector.

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BREXIT latest: UK passports in the event of a 'No Deal' EU Exit

10 Jan 2019

General News

The rules for travel to most countries in Europe will change if the UK leaves the European Union (EU) with no deal. The government has increased planning for a no deal EU Exit and is asking citizens to make sure they are also prepared.

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You are invited to Brits@BOOT 2019

10 Jan 2019

General News

British Marine is delighted to announce that its networking event during the BOOT Düsseldorf Boat Show will be supported by the Department for International Trade.

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Register now: British Marine webinar on The Green Blue environmental initiative

10 Jan 2019

General News

On Thursday 24 January at 1pm, British Marine’s Environmental, Health & Safety Executive James Scott-Anderson will be hosting a webinar on The Green Blue which is the joint environment initiative between the Royal Yachting Association and British Marine. Register now.

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MCA publish the Workboat Code - Edition 2

10 Jan 2019

MCA has published the Workboat Code edition 2: The safety of small workboats and pilot boats - a code of practice.

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Join the British Marine Audit and Risk Committee

10 Jan 2019

General News

Are you a qualified accountant? British Marine is seeking a finance professional in one of our member companies to join its Audit and Risk Committee and contribute to the governance of British Marine.

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Canal & River Trust finalises sale of BWML

03 Jan 2019

Member news

The portfolio of 18 inland marinas owned by the UK’s Canal & River Trust through BWML has been sold to the existing management team, supported by investment from Lloyds Development Capital.

Green Blue

New Sustainable Boating Awareness Resources for Marine Businesses

03 Jan 2019

The Green Blue has a new range of educational material to help British Marine members continue to raise awareness of environmental good practice amongst their staff, customers and clients.

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Brexit Latest: Sign up for Government guidance on ‘No Deal’ planning

03 Jan 2019

General News

On Friday 21 December, the UK Government published more guidance for businesses on how to prepare for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit.

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The Global Marina Institute (GMI) delivers another Intermediate Marina Mangers (IMM) course

20 Dec 2018

General News

British Marine in partnership with the Marina Industries Association (MIA) delivered an IMM course in Dubai recently to 10 delegates from the UAE, Greece and the UK.