Fees

Guide Prices for Yachts and Motor Vessels

The fees payable for survey are based upon the size and type of the vessel in question, please Contact Us for a specific quotation:

Charges

Item Cost Notes
Pre-purchase condition inspection £16 / ft LOA
… Min £400
A pre-purchase survey can also be used to obtain insurance cover.
Pre-purchase £12 / ft LOA
… Min £300
Hull & Deck structure only.
Insurance condition inspection £12 / ft LOA
… Min £250
To re-insure or obtain new insurance if you currently own the vessel, if you are buying the craft you require a pre-purchase survey.
Hull external inspection & osmosis check £10 / ft LOA
… Min £250
Included in an insurance or pre-purchase survey on GRP vessels.
Damage inspections / Miscellaneous Inspections, consultancy £40 / hr.

Min fee £250

Please call and discuss
Multihulls, Pre-purchase
£15 -£18/ ft. … but please call to obtain a specific quotation.
Ultra-sound hull testing   £10/ ft LOA
… Min £250
 This would be in addition to the fee for an insurance or pre-purchase survey if required.

For TIMBER CONSTRUCTION vessels and COMPOSITE BUILT RACE CRAFT
please call to discuss your requirements and to obtain a specific quotation.

For SPECIALIST NDT, ULTRA-SOUND, X-RAY inspections please call to discuss your requirements and to obtain a specific quotation.

No VAT is payable on the above fees. There are no additional costs / travel if the vessel is in the South Devon area (Exmouth – Plymouth).

Additional Costs

Cost of crane, lift out, pressure washing, moving vessel, etc. is additional to above.

A fee will be charged if the survey is cancelled or date changed at short notice. This can be up to 50% of the survey fee.

Travel Costs

If applicable based on either: 85p/mile or 45p/mile + £20/hr actual travel time.

Other travel costs such as flights, accommodation etc for surveys further afield would be charged at cost.

A charge of £100 per day, in addition to direct costs for travel is applicable when an overnight stay is required.

Please refer to our Terms & Conditions.