HMS works closely with owners, yacht brokers, lawyers and intermediaries worldwide to provide vessel registration services for yachts and commercial ships in the Cayman Islands.

Cayman is a popular and attractive base for the registration of foreign owned vessels. As a category 1 British Registry, a Cayman registered vessel enjoys all the privileges afforded to the British Flag and full international recognition.

HMS is listed as a maritime services provider with the Cayman Islands Shipping Registry. Our excellent working relationship with the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands, allows us to act as a local agent on behalf of our clients and efficiently expedite our clients’ requirements.

We guide our clients quickly and efficiently through the vessel registration process in the Cayman Islands and assist with the related financing and leasing transactions.

For more detailed information on ship and yacht registration in Cayman, please visit our dedicated maritime vessel registration website,  It provides specific information for owners of yachts, super yachts and commercial vessels who wish register in Cayman and to fly the prestigious Red Ensign Flag or contact us.