Recognized documents and licenses

Recognized documents and licenses

You can drive the boats proposed in the rental section independently with a nautical license recognized by the country where you will sail. Below is a summary of the documents required in BeBlue destinations, before confirming the boat we recommend checking with the BeBlue operator that your license is accepted by the rental company.


 HR1.jpg CROATIA Croatia has the highest concentration of sailing boats for rent in Europe, a boat license and a VHF radio certificate are required to rent a boat.
Documents requested
✅ Boat license
✅ VHF radio certificate
Useful documents

List of recognized driving licenses: https://mmpi.gov.hr/UserDocsImages/dokumenti/MORE/More%201_19/TABLICA%20ENG%204-1_19.pdf 


ITA_FLAG.jpg ITALY

In Italy, a boat license is required for any boat with a power greater than 40hp and / or longer than 10 meters.

Documents requested
✅ Boat license
✅VHF radio certificate
Useful documents

DECREE 29 July 2008, n. 146 Art. 34.

Command of pleasure craft by foreigners in Italian territorial waters

1.Foreigners and Italian citizens residing abroad, in possession of a qualification or document recognized as equivalent by the country of origin or, respectively, of residence, can command, provided free of charge, boats and pleasure boats registered in the registers referred to in article 15 of the code and recreational craft referred to in article 27 of the code within the limits of the same qualification. The title or document must be kept on board.

2.For foreigners and Italian citizens residing abroad who command boats and pleasure boats registered in foreign registers, the obligation to have a nautical license is regulated by the law of the flag State of the unit:

Fonte: https://www.gazzettaufficiale.it/eli/id/2008/09/22/008G0166/sg


spain-flag.gif SPAIN

In Spain, a boat license is required for any boat with a power greater than 15hp and a length greater than 4 meters.

Documents requested
✅ Boat license
✅ VHF radio certificate
Useful documents

List of recognized driving licenses: https://www.fomento.es/NR/rdonlyres/C20A28E0-D7D2-40B6-9828-F10711F1471F/128447/BOEA201410344.pdf


turkey_flag.jpg TURKEY

In Turkey, a boat license is required for any boat over 2.5 meters in length.

Documents requested
✅ Boat license
✅ VHF radio certificate