About Us

United Maritime Survey is the largest and most reputable Appointed Representative (AR) for the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI). They specialize in the RMI Yacht Code and regulatory compliance for large luxury yachts. With a footprint across the globe, UMS surveyors are ready to be dispatched at a moment’s notice. Their team of experts are strategically positioned worldwide in areas such as the United States, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Australia, St. Maarten, and many more. Their process of getting you set up with a surveyor or consultant is the simplest and quickest in the industry. UMS prides itself on having a seamless process that is quick, easy and straight-forward.


United Maritime Survey and its group of experts can assist in a wide-range of capacities. Their highly versatile team of professionals consist of former Captains, Chief Engineers, Naval Architects, Project Managers, Class Surveyors and Flag State Inspectors. Due to these means, UMS is the only Appointed Representative that has the know-how and resources to assign an expert specifically tailored to your request or need. UMS also appreciates the complexity that comes with the ever-changing regulatory landscape which is why they offer an assortment of services that address these challenges. These services include pre-registration surveys, Commercial Yacht (CY) surveys, Yachts Engaged in Trade (YET) surveys, Private Yachts with Limited Charter for up to 84 days per year (PYLC) surveys, Passenger Yacht (PAXY) surveys, Office DOC Audits and External ISM, ISPS, and MLC Audits. On most instances, statutory certification can be issued to a vessel within hours of a survey’s conclusion (contingent on survey findings).


United Maritime Survey also provides consultancy services for owners who need assistance navigating the multilayered environment of the Marine industry. Most Owners, Owner’s Representatives and Captains do not have the expertise nor time to deal with the regulatory hurdles that come their way. That’s where UMS comes in! Their largescale network of professional surveyors can be there to guide you through any process you might encounter. Whether the process consists of surveys, audits or inspections, UMS and its team of specialists have you covered.

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1931 Cordova Road, Suite 132 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

+1 954-630-8775


Our quality procedures policy is available on request

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