PCA Professional Charters Association!

PCA Members - Full List

Looking to charter probably the best selection of Motor Yachts, Sailing Boats, RIBS or working boats, then the PCA members listed below can cater for all your needs, from Birthday Parties, Corporate Days, Filming or even Burials at Sea.

Contact our members direct from their PCA company profiles linked below from their logo's shown aside their general information.

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Firstaway Yacht Charters

Firstaway Yacht Charters is a premier yacht charter company operating in the Solent and the South Coast since 1985. We operate from Shamrock Quay, Southampton providing easy access to Southampton Waters and the Solent, as well as beyond to France and the Channel Islands. FIRSTAWAY has a variety of fully coded MCA yachts to charter, based in Southampton, in varying sizes.

Email: charters@firstaway.co.uk - Web: www.firstaway.co.uk
Phone: 02380 236000 | Operating area: Solent/South Coast/ English Channel

Clements Engineering Ltd

For all your propulsion and stern gear requirements.
As well as new products, Clements Engineering can provide a complete service to repair, re- pitch or refurbish your old or damaged propeller or straighten shafts.
Our team can also provide advice if you don't feel that you are getting the best performance from your current propeller, or if you are experiencing unnecessary vibration on noise. - See more www.clementsengineering.co.uk.

Email: sales@clementsmarine.co.uk - Web: www.clementsengineering.co.uk
Phone: 01234 378 814 | Louise Crowden | Director
Clements Engineering Ltd, The Industrial Park, Little Staughton, Bedfordshire, MK44 2BN

Ocean Sports Tuition

Ocean Sports Tuition. The RYA powerboat training and RYA Motor Cruising specialists in Southampton, are a small family run RYA advanced powerboat training school. Based from our purpose built classroom and office facility at Saxon Wharf Marina in Southampton. We provide a range of RYA courses to suit you. Our primary aim is to meet your individual needs and requirements to enable you to develop the skills to realise your boating ambitions.

Email: Andy@oceansportstuition.co.uk - Web: www.oceansportstuition.co.uk
Phone: 02381 242 159 | Operating area: Solent, Southampton

Board a Boat

Choose from our range of trusted private boat trips with suggested itineraries and professional local captains.PRIVATE ISLAND AND AUTHENTIC QUIET COVES, DISCOVER THE EAST COAST OF IBIZA or JURASSIC THRILLS: TOUR THE JURASSIC COAST BY SPEED BOAT.

Email: help@boardaboat.com | Web: http://boardaboat.com
Phone: +44 203 287 9579 | Operating area: Worldwide

Saltire Marine Services

Providing a wide range of marine services to a variety of clients, delivering the highest quality, efficient service and reliability to our customers. Saltire Marine Services benefits from over 20 years extensive experience within the marine industry. Familiar with all aspects of vessel operations and operate in accordance with current maritime regulations.

Email: neil.white@saltiremarine.co.uk | Web: www.saltiremarine.co.uk
Phone: 0141 433 8795| Operating area: Scotland


There is a growing number of craft being offered for charter without coding certificates, this is compromising safety and should an accident happen this will reflect on the whole industry.

Email: info@christensen-lloyd.org | Web: www.christensen-lloyd.org
Phone: 0800 612 8301


The YDSA is a Certifying Authority appointed by the MCA. YDSA Nominated Surveyors are authorised to carry out Compliance Examinations for YDSA. The PCA are associate members

Email: info@ybdsa.co.uk | Web: www.ybdsa.co.uk
Phone: (01730) 710 425

IIMS Registered Examiners

IIMS Registered Examiners are authorised to carry out vessel coding and compliance examinations for certification by the IIMS and are shown in the IIMS Certifying Authority directory

Email: info@iims.org.uk | Web: www.iims.org.uk
Phone: +44 (0) 23 9238 5223


An international consultancy & certifying authority specialising in the survey & certification of commercial vessels.

Web: www.mecal.co.uk
Phone: #44 (0) 1752 251211

SPR Marine

SPRmarine provides RYA Shorebased Training Courses & Marine Safety & Marine Survival Equipment. - Lifejackets, Marine Distress Flares, Laser Rescue Flares, SPOT Satellite Messengers, LED High Powered Torches, Peli Waterproof Cases, Powerflares, Liferafts and various other safety equipment.

Email: scott@spr.co.uk | Web: www.SPRmarine.co.uk
Phone: 01236 764911| Operating area: Scotland

Boating Beds, Motorboat Charters

Charter "Aruba" from Lymington Yacht Haven for a 2 hour memorable trip across the Solent to Yarmouth on the Isle of Wight. Starting with a light breakfast on board, plus a safety briefing, we will cruise to Yarmouth where we will moor up to explore the town. We will then depart for a gentle cruise back to Lymington.

Email: richard@boatingbeds.co.uk | Web: www.boatingbeds.co.uk
Phone: 07999912245 | Operating area: South Coast of England

Powerboat Training UK

Powerboat Training UK is a professional but family run RYA Training Centre running the full range of RYA Powerboat Training Courses, Motorboat Training Courses.

Email: office@powerboattraininguk.co.uk | Web: www.powerboat-training-uk.co.uk
Phone: 01202 686666 | Operating area: Solent

Solent Party Ship Cruises Ltd

Based in Southampton's Ocean Village the Princess Caroline provides a unique venue to celebrate a Special Occasion, Romantic Wedding or Corporate Function.

Email: service@princesscaroline.net | Web: princesscaroline.net
Phone: 07976 594 663 | Operating area: Solent, UK South Coast

The Professional Charter Association (PCA) was formed in 1991 by a small group of professional charter skippers and owners whose principal activity was that of skippered charter in UK domestic and overseas waters for both the private and corporate sectors.