Oceanskies Launches Guernsey Superyacht Visitor Guide


Guernsey based yacht and aircraft registration and crew employment / payroll agency Oceanskies Limited have launched a new guide to aimed at further increasing the number of yachts visiting their island home.

Oceanskies Limited was established in 2013 and is based in the heart of St. Peter Port harbour at the main fuel berth.

The company recognised an untapped opportunity to promote Guernsey as a destination for large yachts and through active promotion of Guernsey and the Channel Islands at boat shows around the world and through their client base and network of marine industry contacts the Oceanskies has significantly grown the number of larger visiting yachts to local waters.

In parallel with our efforts to market the island as an attractive large yacht destination a division was created within the company to act as local port agents for visiting yachts over 20 metres in length.

When we started in 2013 we handled approximately 10 visiting yachts and in 2018 we were responsible for the visit of 53 yachts to the island generating significant income for Guernsey and placing the island firmly on the map as the 'go-to' stopover destination for yachts navigating in the western waters of the English Channel.

Oceanskies welcome enquiries from any yacht that may be considering a visit to the Channel Islands whether as a technical stop over for duty free fuel, and/or export and/or delivery voyages and/or with guests onboard as part of a Northern European cruising itinerary.

For the 2019 season Oceanskies is in the process of commissioning its own new build 13 metre dorey to assist with the handling of visiting yachts.

The new Guernsey superyacht visitor guide provides yacht owners, crew and managers with useful information such as berthing possibilities and details of our customs clearance, duty free fuel and agency services.

The guide can be downloaded from the Oceanskies website at www.old.oceanskies.com by clicking on the following link:

To line up a visit to St. Peter Port and our neighbouring Channel Islands please do not hesitate to contact Oceanskies through the following contact form:

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Oceanskies on Twitter


07 January 2021 at 14:37

Very pleased to kick off the 2021 with our first favourable weather window of the year today enabling the visits of three motor yachts to Guernsey all handled by Oceanskies including two by @princessyachts #yachtregistration #yachtagents #crewpayroll #Guernsey @gsyharbpic.twitter.com/vcaNjDsVn6DsVn6


06 January 2021 at 08:18

To answer some of the most frequently asked questions we have published the following guide: oceanskies.com/yachts/yacht-g… From 01/01/2021 through to 01/03/21 we’re offering a 10% discount on our UK flag yacht registration - see:oceanskies.com/yachts/yacht-g…DP #brexit #yachtregistratipic.twitter.com/ybUqiMST0ET0E


31 December 2020 at 13:31

On behalf the Oceanskies team we want to wish all of our clients & colleagues in the marine & aviation industries a Happy New Year! Thank you to all who supported us in 2020 and we look forward to being of service in 2021! #yachtregistration #crewpayroll #aircraftregistration pic.twitter.com/kc1nDSTcg1


25 November 2020 at 10:29

Great to see our offices at Boatworks+ in the heart of St. Peter Port harbour on the cover of this new guide issued by @GuernseyFinance promoting the Guernsey Marine Industry #yachtregistration #crewpayroll #yachtagents #Guernsey @gsyharboursweareguernsey.com/media/8668/mar…Spic.twitter.com/LjsPipAW6GPipAW6G


18 November 2020 at 15:57

The latest video uploaded to our YouTube channel is a guide to the Carving & Marking of Yachts - an important final step of the yacht registration process for the @RedEnsignGroup British flag registries and certain other registries - see the video here: youtu.be/5K4w0nh21uY


12 November 2020 at 12:00

Oceanskies were very pleased to attend today’s virtual opening of new @MCA_media UK Ship Register office in Greece – representing a timely move for what is officially the world’s No. 1 ship registry (according to current Paris MoU) #yachting @RedEnsignpic.twitter.com/qk6tQ8t86wQ8t86w