Types of Vessels

Vessel Categories

1) Local Aruban fisher boat

A locally built boat equipped and used explicitly for fishing purposes. Vessels of the category "Fishing Vessels" are not included.

2) Fishing Vessels (Commercial)

All Vessels used by a locally registered watersports company with or without crew for commercial sport fishing purposes;
The provider of these kinds of watersports activities has to be in the possession of an article 18 "LB Openbare Wateren en Stranden" permit issued by the Minister in charge of transportation.

3) Passenger Vessels (Commercial)

All Vessels used by a locally registered watersports company with or without crew for the transportation of passengers for commercial purposes;
The provider of these kinds of watersports activities has to be in the possession of an article 18 "LB Openbare Wateren en Stranden" permit issued by the Minister in charge of transportation.

4) Pleasure Crafts

A pleasure craft is a sports and leisure intended vessel, regardless the type or means of propulsion, with a hull length from 2,5 to 24 meters (Yachts and sail boats).

5) Recreational Vessels

A small vessel used for recreational purposes such as Sea Doo's, Jet skis, Wave runners, Canoes, Kayaks, Gondolas, Pedal Boats, Sailboards, Surfboard (including powered surfboards), etc.

Comments are closed.