Liverpool Boat Sales

New & Used Boat Sales
Wide & Narrow Gauge Barges
Live a Boards
Work Boats
Fishing Boats

www.liverpoolboatsales.co.uk
info@liverpoolboatsales.co.uk
t: 0151 708 0839

Buying and selling your boat

Choose the right boat or yacht that suits you, your budget and your desired cruising grounds.

Ask yourself

  • What do I want to do with my boat?
  • How many family members or friends will be involved?
  • What space will I need on board?
  • How long will I spend on board? Day boat weekender or longer?
  • How far do I want to travel?
  • And of course whats my budget?

Why should you buy through us?

Visit our sales office located within the busy 450 berth Liverpool Marina complex in Liverpool, Merseyside. We offer friendly and informative advice on all aspects of boating and the local cruising area.

For those looking to buy their first boat We can offer great deals on berthing rates and back up services in order to keep your vessel maintained while at the marina. We also offer starter packs for essential safety items you should have aboard.

We hope we can provide our services for those of you who have enjoyed boating for sometime and are looking to change their current boat or try a different type of craft.

We can provide you with information on marine mortgages. Should you require borrowing for your purchase you will need a full out of water survey and valuation and the help of a good marine surveyor.

You will also need to insure your craft with a specialist marine insurer.

Why should you sell through us?

We aim to make the sale of your boat easy and worry free from start to finish.

Our services will include

  • Collating the information on your boat or yacht and agree proof.
  • Compare similar craft to agree a value.
  • Taking up to 10 high quality digital photographs.
  • Display your boat on our boats for sale boards at the Liverpool Marina foyer.
  • Display your boat for sale on our website.
  • Featured boats for sale will appear on TV screen in reception.
  • Your boat will appear on

Having a presence on Liverpool Boat Sales website can meet with perspective buyers of Liverpool Marina based boats.
If your boat is not on site we can offer you great deals on berthing at Liverpool Marina (Ask for details), which will greatly assist in the sale of your boat.
The process will at some stage in negotiation necessitate for a sea trial. This again is made easier from our location at Liverpool Marina boat sales with access to the River Mersey. With Liverpool Boat Sales at Liverpool Marina, boat sales are made easy!

Documentation needed

  • Original invoice and evidence of VAT compliance.
  • Build certificate and CE "declaration of conformity" after June 16th 1998.
  • Vessel needs to comply with the EU recreational craft directive.
  • Boat manual.
  • Service History.
  • Any finance outstanding will be checked by the lender or www.yacht data.co.uk or www.stolenwww.stolen boats.org.uk.

Your boat needs to stand out from others and needs to be clean and presentable.

We will search for defects that should be rectified prior to sale to achieve the best possible price in the shortest time.

  • Connections
  • Oil and water levels
  • Battery condition
  • Gear and other boat jumble not for sale should be removed
  • All documentation should be in place as listed above

All monies will be held in the clients account.
Money transfer will be by chaps payment.