Shetland Owners Association

An Information Resource Centre for Shetland Boat Enthusiasts.

Useful Links

Classified Advertising

Looking 4 a boat – The webs premier marine advertising website
Central Boat Haulage – A small independent boat haulier

Boat Safety Scheme & Surveyors

 Association of Boat Safety Examiners.
InsightMarine Surveys Ltd
Boat Safety Scheme

Boat Insurance

Haven Knox-Johnston
Insure my Boat


 Motor Boats Monthly
Boat Mart Magazine
Yachting and Boating World

Associations & Organisations

The Maritime& Coastguard Agency
Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Royal Yachting Association
National Association of Boat Owners
The Norfolk Broads Society
The Norfolk Broads Authority

Radio & Instrumentation

Radio Licensing Centre(OFCOM)

Chandlery & Equipment

Ashton Marine – New and 2nd hand engines. Mobile service for the west of Scotland. 10% off all services for all full SOA Members.
Nauticover – Boat Covers, Hoods and Cushions for Shetland Boats etc. Ask for Phil
Littleport Boat Haven – Manufacturers of hoods and frames, stockists of a wide range of window and fender rubbers, including the later 570 window rubbers,(the ones with the perspex in front of the grp)
Sea Screw – Marine hardware and Chandlery
Wilks  Window seals and rubbing fenders
Sea Dek -Synthetic Decking
Blakes Paints
Naughty Gull Marine Graphics. – Lettering, Graphics and replacement Shetland Decals
Sign Print – Bournemouth based design agency with in-house signage, design and internet facilities. Ask for Steve
UK Boat Names – Lettering & graphics
Boat names and Graphics
Marine Trim Carries Shetland Upholstery patterns.
Buy Rope Rope Supplies


The Boat Jumble Association
The Met Office
Severn Boats and Boating Page
Boating Database