It might look more complicated then it really is, but in case you have any questions about it, please just ask your broker.
Typically 25% is due if booking more than 6 months out, a further 25% due 6 months out and the balance due 60 days in advance.
The balance of your payment is normally due 60 days prior to the charter. You will also be asked to send funds to cover the APA, if that is the terms of your agreement. All charter costs must be reconciled before you disembark from the vessel.
The questionaire enables your crew to understand your dietary and medical needs. For crewed yachts, this will include the food supplies and activities.
Cancellation and Curtailment Insurance is available to protect your investment if unforeseen circumstances prevent or cut short your charter.
A charter yacht captain will always try to comply with your wishes, but his primary responsibility is to the safety of the yacht and passengers. Should an scenario arise where a request conflicts with this responsibility, your captain will discuss all possible alternatives with you. However, when relating to the yacht and safety of those onboard, the captain’s decision is final.