Originally Posted by stevo
thanks for the info lads , ive been enquiring about a permit to launch at new brighton and wirral slipways they tell me i need insurance a level 2 rya power boat certificate at £275 plus be a member of a club also pay council £65 for permit it sounds like a rip off to me.
This country's becoming a money making sh--hole councils have a nerve in my opinion even thinking of charging especially when you see their operatives sat in lay bye's all supping tea doing sweet cook all.
Power boat level 2 fair enough or a basic boat handling cert if only for your own peace of mind.
Club member ? Why!
Insurance a must to protect you and others.
That's why I go up Scotland it's away of life up there using your boat there are costs but there fair