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YBDSA Newsletter August 2018

Bad weather at the start of the year and a long, hot summer have delayed the boat-buying season with reports of quality listings being snapped up very quickly. Click or tap on the photo to read the full intro where we'll also be talking about MCA upd

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YBDSA Newsletter June 2018

The weather in May and June has been having a positive impact on sales and survey requests, but there are still some issues with low stock levels. Click or tap the photo for the full CEO Intro where we'll be covering new MCA Registry forms, an update

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STOP PRESS!

ABYA has discovered that MCA has changed the forms for the Part One Registration including the Bill of Sale. Apart from being annoyed that we were not advised of these changes, the forms are vastly longer, and in places unworkable. There is no inform

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YBDSA Newsletter April 2018

The year is progressing with good numbers of new boats and renewals in the Coding Department with tonnage figures also holding up. Click or tap the photo for the full CEO Intro where we'll be covering Certifying Authorities, GDPR and the new Sal

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YBDSA Newsletter February 2018

We have had reports of successful boat shows at the beginning of the year at which a number of ABYA Members were represented. The market seems fairly buoyant into the spring although Brexit uncertainty continues to be a discussion point for the marin

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YBDSA Newsletter December 2017

Looking back over the year is always interesting – this year, highlights have included, a new link with IMarEST, the new Sale & Purchase Agreement, a new Training Administrator, the continued support from HMRC’s Yacht Unit of Expertise, the rise

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YBDSA Newsletter October 2017

After a busy summer season of boat shows, we take a look at some of the main issues that kept cropping-up, along with news of a new member of staff at the Glassworks and a reminder about the Training Day and AGM. Click the photo for the full story.

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TheYachtMarket Knowledge Zone

Click the link to view the talks from TheYachtMarket Knowledge Zone at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show. TheYachtMarket Knowledge Zone playlist The Knowledge Zone playlist includes a talk from Tony Tucker of Tucker Designs (YDSA m

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YBDSA Newsletter August 2017

Some industries are in 'summer mode' at the moment, but this season marks the start of a long (and hopefully profitable) period in the boating sector. In this issue, we cover your brand new Membership cards and a preview of what's happening at The

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YBDSA Newsletter June 2017

Welcome to the June issue In the face of so much uncertainty, one thing’s for sure, 2017 will be an interesting year to look back on. Hopefully, by the time you read this we will be one step closer to a functioning government, our MPs will be st

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