Information & Advice

Working in partnership to represent Welsh boating

RYA Cymru Wales engages positively to promote and protect recreational boating within Wales, working alongside British Marine, the Welsh Government, Local Authorities and other industry and interested parties.

The RYA provides a range of practical advice and experience across the boating world. Further topics on a UK level are available within the main RYA site and are linked below.

C-19 Current guidance for boating in Wales

Stay upto date on the latest guidance

Coronavirus Welsh Advice
RYA Current Affairs

RYA Cymru Wales works closely with RYA to ensure that legislators, regulators and other authorities understand, and take account of, recreational boating activity.

RYA Cruising

Advice, tips and information to get you on the water safely, sustainably and enjoyably.

RYA Legal Advice

Legal advice and information relating to the buying and selling of boats and boat ownership


The RYA SafeTrx app monitors your boat journeys and can alert emergency contacts should you fail to arrive on time.  It is an app for both Android and Apple iOS smartphones that allows you to track your journey on your phone.

Sustainable boating
Anchoring and mooring

Learn how boaters can minimise the impact of anchoring and mooring on sensitive seabed plants and animals.

Dealing with weed

The prolific growth of weed has been an increasing issue for many boaters, learn more about what options are available.

The Green Blue

Find out how you can make your boating more environmentally friendly with tips, guides and videos from The Green Blue.