• Commercial vessel registration
  • Private vessel registration
  • All necessary permits to navigate Dominican territorial waters
  • Regulations & procedures to dock in Dominican ports
  • Any conflict related to Maritime Law.
Main applicable codes & laws:
  • Dominican Commercial Code (including section on maritime mortgages)
  • Hague Visby Rules & all applicable International Conventions and Treaties
  • Other laws may apply.
Assistance with:
Dominican Republic has a strategic position in the Caribbean Region for shipments between North and South America as well as between Europe and South America. The importance of the private and commercial shipping sector has led to the creation of various ports. The geographic position of the country has been reflected by a complex framework of maritime law.