Ship Registration

Cabotage Registration

Cabotage registration is the process of entry of vessels into the Special Register for cabotage vessels and shipowning companies as provided for by S. 22 of the Cabotage Act 2003.

 

Categories of Cabotage Registration

 

1.     Special  Register for Cabotage (Wholly Nigerian owned vessels)

2.     Special  Register for Cabotage (Bareboat chartered in vessels)

3.     Special  Register for Cabotage (J-V owned vessels)

4.     Special  Register for Cabotage (Fully foreign owned vessels)

5.     Special  Register for Licensed foreign owned vessels

6.     Special Register for Cabotage (Exempted vessels)

 

1.     Special Register for Cabotage (wholly Nigerian owned)

 2.     Completed form for registration in Special Cabotage Register (wholly Nigerian owned)

3.     Copy of certificate of Nigerian registry

4.     Cabotage Affidavit Form

5.     Crew list declaration

6.     Applicable waiver certificate (or evidence of payment of waiver fees)

7.     Evidence of registration of shipping company with NIMASA

8.     Certificate of incorporation

9.     Memorandum and Articles of Association

10.Certified True Copies of Form CAC O2 (allotment of shares)

11.  Certified True Copies of Form CAC O7 (particulars of directors)

12.  Current Tax Clearance Certificate

13.  Proof of payment of registration fees

 

2. Special Register for Cabotage (bareboat chartered in)

 

1.     Copy of certificate of Nigerian registry

2.     Cabotage Affidavit Form

3.     Crew list declaration

4.     Applicable waiver certificate (or evidence of payment of waiver fees)

5.     Evidence of registration of shipping company with NIMASA

6.     Evidence of suspension from original registry

7.     Evidence of consent of the owner to the transfer of the vessel

8.     Evidence of consent of the original registry to the transfer of the vessel

9.     Charterparty

10.       Undertaking by the charterer affirming the authenticity of the various information supplied

11.       Certificate of incorporation

12.       Memorandum and Articles of Association

13.       Certified True Copies of Form CAC O2 (allotment of shares)

14.       Certified True Copies of Form CAC O7 (particulars of directors)

15.       Current Tax Clearance Certificate

16.       Proof of payment of registration fees

17.       Statement on freedom from encumbrance or otherwise of bareboat chartered vessel

 

3.     Special Register for cabotage (joint venture owned)

 

1.     Copy of certificate of Nigerian registry

2.     Cabotage Affidavit Form

3.     Crew list declaration

4.     Applicable waiver certificate (or evidence of payment of waiver fees)

5.     Evidence of registration of shipping company with NIMASA

6.     Certificate of incorporation

7.     Memorandum and Articles of Association

8.     Certified True Copies of Form CAC O2 (allotment of shares)

9.     Certified True Copies of Form CAC O7 (particulars of directors)

10.       Current Tax Clearance Certificate

11.       Proof of payment of registration fees

 

4.     Special Register for cabotage (foreign owned)

 

1.     Completed application for registration in Special Register (foreign owned vessels) form

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