Brexit Issues for Cruisers Addressed in RATS Webinar

Members of the CA’s Regulations and Technical Services group, better known to members as 'RATS', are hosting a webinar exclusively for members, entitled "Brexit issues for cruisers" on Saturday 5 December at 10am.

The 90-minute session, including a 30-minute Q&A slot, will focus on the main difficulties facing cruising sailors as a result of Brexit and the speakers will also be available to answer your questions. Our Brexit specialists are Trevor Page, Roger Bickerstaff and the Chair of RATS, Robin Baron.

All questions should be submitted either by email to: or via Zoom during the webinar. Questions submitted via email should be received by noon on Friday 4 December.


Programme of events

Introduction: Robin Baron, Chair of RATS (5 mins)
People issues including immigration and Schengen 90 days: Trevor Page (20 mins)
Vessel issues including VAT: Roger Bickerstaff (20 mins)
CA Brexit webpages: Robin Baron (5 mins)
Q and A: all (30 mins – all questions submitted either by email or via Zoom)



This event is open to members only. You will need to login to see link to register to join below.

If you would like to join the webinar broadcast, please register via Zoom here.

If you’re not yet a member, but join the CA before the webinar (subject to sufficient time for your application to be processed), you will be able to register to join the broadcast.

Some information in relation to Brexit and the Schengen 90 Implications is available to non-members but as a member, you get exclusive access to the full range of advice and information available from the CA's Regulations and Technical Services group (RATS). Their knowledge and expertise relates to subjects affecting cruising in yachts and motorboats, whether offshore, inshore or inland.

See the full range of benefits opened up to you when you take out membership.


2 November 2020