About Us



Overview of the Gibraltar Maritime Administration (GMA)

The Gibraltar ship and yacht registries were established in 1997, and are administered by the Gibraltar Maritime Administration (GMA). Gibraltar is a Category One Red ensign register and is listed within the ‘Paris' and ‘Tokyo MoU’ white lists on Port State Control and also qualifies under the United States Coastguard 'Qualship 21’ programme.  

Gibraltar offers a credible, prestigious and user friendly register, based on a well-established legal system based on English law and which operates in a low tax environment serviced by very skilled and experienced professionals. These benefits are accessible to owners from around the globe.