Latest News from Kent

British Ship Registration – do I or don’t I register?

Posted in: News, Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 02 Mar 2020

Do i need to register ?

BRITISH SHIPS REGISTER If you are thinking about putting your yacht or motorboat on the British Ships Part I or Part III Register or have purchased a vessel that is currently on the British Ships Registry and need advice then contact us as we are able to assist. Network Yacht Brokers Kent has the knowledge […]

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VAT on Yachts & Motorboats – Current position as at 2nd March 2020

Posted in: News, Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 02 Mar 2020

Customs Warehouse Scheme

Until the Transition Period finishes (currently 31.12.2020) then nothing has changed regarding the VAT status of yachts and motorboats in the UK and the EU. Currently, it appears that there will be no Customs Union after agreeing (or not) a free trade agreement with the EU.  This means that boat owners need to keep abreast […]

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January 2019 used boat sales up

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 04 Feb 2019

Used Boat Sales Up

Used Boat Sales Up Despite the unsettled state of UK politics in January 2019, Network Yacht Brokers Kent, operated by Clarke & Carter Interyacht (Kent) Ltd has seen a 25% increase in used boat sales in January 2019, i.e. yachts and motorboats, in comparison to the same period in 2018. While used boat sales prices […]

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Sadler 29 Bilge Keel Yacht – reduced

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 01 Feb 2019

Sadler 29

1981 Sadler 29 Bilge Keel Yacht For Sale “My Escape” is a 1981 Sadler 29, with bilge keels that has just been reduced in price to £12,500. The Sadler 29, is a great first yacht for anyone looking to venture into the pastime of sailing.  With her bilge keels and only a draft of 1.12 […]

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Dover Smart Young Carers Project

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 30 Jan 2019

Thanks to the support of our amazing customers Network Yacht Brokers Kent/Clarke & Carter Kent has raised £350 in January through our brokerage sales for our 2019 Charity “The Dover Smart Young Carers Project”. This project, based in Dover provides support to young people who act as carers for family members in and around Dover. […]

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1991 Moody 31 MKII for sale

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 30 Jan 2019

The Moody 31 MKII is fast becoming a classic family cruising yacht thanks to their comfortable accommodation, good all-round performance and sugar scoop stern. “Koala” is a very good example of her kind with the advantage of bilge keels with tiller steering, electric windlass, diesel heating, autopilot, 2010 Crusader sails and more. If you are […]

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The Future of Boating on the Medway and Swale

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 22 Jan 2019

The Medway and Swale Boating Association are holding a conference on the future of boating on the Medway and Swale in Chatham on Saturday 9th March 2019. The conference will focus on the future of local clubs, which still form the core of active boating on the Medway and Swale.  A major report carried out […]

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NYB Kent offers Customs Warehouse Scheme to its customers

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 19 Dec 2018

Customs Warehouse Scheme

Customs Warehouse Scheme offered by NYB Kent – as the majority of people know unless your boat is VAT paid or can be deemed VAT Paid it cannot be offered for sale in the UK unless it is lying outside the UK. However,  the Association of Brokers and Yacht Agents (ABYA) has devised a scheme […]

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Channel Islands 22 Motorboat for sale – Sold

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 18 Dec 2018

Looking to purchase a low-cost motorboat i.e a Channel Islands 22, that needs some work to turn it into a great little fishing boat? Well look no further as this 1980 Channel Islands 22, with its sound single Ford Mermaid 150hp 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine, that needs some cosmetic TLC has just come on the […]

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1979 Beneteau First 30 – just reduced now £14,950

Posted in: Kent | By: kent | Posted On: 18 Dec 2018

“Mawingo” is a 1979 Beneteau First 30 that is now being offered for sale at £14,950.  This yacht is presented in good condition and is only being offered for sale as the owner is looking to purchase a larger yacht. “Mawingo” is currently berthed in Chatham Maritime Marina, Kent, where a berth is also available.  […]

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