IF, AND ONLY IF, YOUR USCG (CERTIFICATE OF DOCUMENTATION) HAS PASSED 30 DAYS OF EXPIRATION,
YOU MUST REINSTATE YOUR DOCUMENTATION. PLEASE
FOLLOW THIS LINK TO "REINSTATE" YOUR (CERTIFICATE OF DOCUMENTATION). IF YOUR CERTIFICATE OF DOCUMENTATION HAS NOT PASSED 30 DAYS FROM THE EXPIRATION DATE, YOU MAY CONTINUE WITH YOUR RENEWAL APPLICATION. THIS APPLICATION IS FOR U.S. COAST GUARD DOCUMENTED VESSELS ONLY.
IF UNABLE TO COMPLETE THE CERTIFICATION BECAUSE ONE OR MORE OF THE ITEMS LISTED ON THE CERTIFICATE OF DOCUMENTATION HAS CHANGED, CONTACT US AT CONTACT@VESSELRENEWAL.US. FAILURE TO REPORT CHANGES OR RETURN THIS CERTIFICATION BY THE EXPIRATION DATE MAY RESULT IN PENALTIES AND/OR REMOVAL OF THE VESSEL FROM DOCUMENTATION. OPERATION OF THE VESSEL WITH AN INACCURATE OR INVALID CERTIFICATE OF DOCUMENTATION
MAY RESULT IN ADDITIONAL PENALTIES.
LATE SUBMISSIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE USCG WITHIN 30 DAYS OF EXPIRATION.
NOTE: As per the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2018 Sec. 512, all recreational COD's will be issued for a validity of 5 years. Recreational certificates will no longer be issued for period of 1-4 years.
USCG Renewal Advanced Payment Option
Eliminate the possibility of late fees and reinstatement fees by paying your yearly renewal documentation in advance.
NOTE: The NVDC only issues their vessel renewals for a period/duration of one year each. Your yearly certificate will be valid for one year only. You will receive one (1) Year long certificate each year, depending on how many additional years you have ordered. For each individual year of renewal will be AUTOMATICALLY forwarded to your designated address at time of renewal(s). This may require that the vessel owner update their current address to facilitate the renewal process.