Posts and news about the CA (was called CA House)

General Manager Recruitment

General Manager Recruitment

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong interest in sailing to play a critical role in shaping and delivering the high-quality services of the Cruising Association. A full-time position with a competitive salary and based at CA House, Limehouse, London, the role will have responsibility for a team of six staff and will have oversight of a budget of approximately £600k.

Bar & Restaurant closed

Fri, 16/12/2016 - 00:00 to Mon, 02/01/2017 - 00:00

The bar and restaurant will be closed from Friday December 16th, reopening on Tuesday January 3rd.

CA House will be closed from 5pm Wednesday December 21st, reopening Tuesday January 3rd.



CA House closed

Wed, 21/12/2016 - 00:00 to Mon, 02/01/2017 - 00:00

CA House will be closed from 5pm Wednesday December 21st, reopening Tuesday January 3rd.

The bar and restaurant closes on Friday December 16th and reopens on Tuesday January 3rd.


CA in Sailing Today

What the yachting press say about us - CA in Sailing Today

The growth of CA membership and increase in the numbers of younger members prompted Sailing Today magazine to find out more about what makes joining the CA so appealing and says we 'must be the envy of yacht clubs around the country.'

The article is in their December 2016 issue which is out now.

Latest on Greek tax affecting yachts

October 24, 2016

A new taxation law affecting yachts in Greece still appears to be in a stalemate position with no forward movement since the law was confirmed in August.

But the Cruising Association is still in talks with the Greek Ministry of shipping regarding the collection and enforcement process of the tax as well as the unfairness of some elements of the tax.

The CA hopes that as in 2013/14, when the Ministry took nearly all the CA’s points on board resulting in a major change to Port Police duties, that they will listen again.

CA House - Temporary Closure

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 00:00 to Mon, 29/08/2016 - 00:00

CA House will be closed over the Bank Holiday weekend from Thursday 25th August until Tuesday 30th  (re-opening Tuesday morning).


CA working for fair Greek tax system

Greek authorities have drafted new legislation in the way they charge a tax on all boats in their waters – and again the CA is again working with them to introduce a fair system for all.

The Greek Government brought out the new TPP (Cruising) tax 18 months ago which imposed a new duty on all private and commercial craft using Greek waters – but the system of paying the tax was never properly introduced.

Jersey Boat Show, May Bank Holiday weekend

Sat, 30/04/2016 - 00:00 to Mon, 02/05/2016 - 00:00

The Cruising Association will be at at the Jersey Boat Show

The Jersey Boat Show takes place from the 30th of April to the 2nd of May. The three-day show will take place in and around St Helier Marina and nearby Weighbridge Place.

If you are coming to the show please come and see us at Stand 10 on the New North Quay. You can see details of the show here.


Beaulieu Boat Jumble - this Sunday

Sun, 24/04/2016 - 10:00

Henri Lloyd stock clearance on CA stand at Beaulieu boat jumble this Sunday

The biggest social event of the sailing year takes place this weekend – Beaulieu boat jumble.

And if you go along to the Cruising association stand – R221 and R222 – you can buy Henri Lloyd stock clearance at vastly reduced prices. £145 for an Ocean Explorer jacket for instance. Or a coastal foul weather jacket for just £75 – down from £210.