What is an Abstract of Title?

An Abstract of Title for a vessel is a document that outlines the history of the ownership and registration of a particular vessel.

It includes information such as the name of the previous owners, dates of title transfer, and whether any documents have been filed with the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) or other governing bodies associated with the vessel.

This document is very helpful when researching a vessel for potential purchase, as it helps ensure that there are no issues stemming from improper documentation Additionally, it serves to verify that all USCG documentation has been completed and submitted appropriately.

You can apply for an Abstract of Title through our site right here.

This law discusses how Abstracts of Title work.