Contact the UK Ship Register

Contact the UK Ship Register

If you have a general query about registering a vessel, seafarer matters or any other aspect of the UK Ship Register's work, please use the form below. We will respond to your enquiry as soon as possible.

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Registry of Shipping and Seamen


Anchor Court, Keen Rd, Cardiff CF24 5JW

Opening hours

Monday - Friday 07:30 - 18:00

Saturday - Sunday 09:00 - 16:00

Phone number


Please be aware, that due to a period of industrial action (20th – 27th March 2023), you may experience a delay in receiving a response to your telephone or email enquiry. The team are working hard to respond as quickly as we can.