Services for members

Superyacht UK is the voice of the UK Superyacht industry.  It exists to help members grow their businesses whilst supporting and championing the sector both at home and internationally, to ensure the UK remains a world leader in the provision of quality products and services to the global superyacht industry. 

Superyacht UK does this through five pillars of activity:

Superyacht UK 2019 AGM St Katharine Dock London

Collaborate

Encourage members to work together by arranging networking events and facilitating introductions

Ways that we do this include:

  • Monaco Yacht Show Networking Reception
  • Christmas Networking Evening
  • AGM Networking Event
  • Technical Seminar Networking

Influence

Lobbying, actively working with UK government, international agencies and key decision makers on sector regulation

Ways that we do this include:

  • Technical:
    • Public Consultations
    • IMO
    • MCA
    • HSE
    • Technical Seminar
    • MCA non-public consultations
    • MCA trade/industry consultations
    • Icomia Superyacht Committee
    • ISO TC8 SC12 Large Yacht Committee
    • BSI SME/32 Large Yacht Committee
    • Marine technology and innovation group.
    • UKSR
  • Assistance with members’ individual enquires through the British Marine Technical Team and British Marine External Relations team
UK Trade Minister Mark Garnier MP on the British Pavilion at Monaco Yacht Show 2017
Superyacht UK annual survey

Inform

Conduct research into the sector, ensure members are kept up-to-date through correspondence and events

Ways that we do this include:

  • Superyacht UK annual survey
  • Membership of Maritime UK
  • Technical
    • Technical Report
    • Latest News
    • Guidance Documents
    • Technical Seminar
    • Website updates
    • Website news
    • Website publications

Promote

Communicating the benefits of members’ products and services, as well as the whole UK sector, domestically and internationally

Ways that we do this include:

  • The Superyacht UK Tour of Excellence
  • Superyacht UK Bulletin, our bi-monthly newsletter
  • Superyacht UK Pavilion at the Monaco Yacht Show
  • Editors Lunch
  • Various press releases for each event and the Superyacht UK annual survey. Extensive coverage in both trade and national press
    • Website updates
    • Website news
    • Website publications
Red Arrows at the Superyacht UK organised Monaco Yacht Show display
James Shakespeare, winner of the  Superyacht UK Young Designer Award

Secure

Encouraging the next generation’s involvement in the sector, through training, engagement and broadcasting opportunities

  • Young Designer Competition
  • Careers guidance on the British Marine and Superyacht UK websites
  • Attendance at careers events
  • British Marine support of Employer Group on development and publication of Apprenticeship Standards and associated assessment plans
  • Training Courses