For boats sailing in Division 2 and 5 races under Cat 7+

Note: Category 7+ is available only to Etchells, Dragon and Tumlaren class yachts


I have read and understand my obligations as set out in Part 1 of the Yachting Australia Special Regulations 2013-2016, in particular 1.02.1, 1.02.2 and 1.02.3 Owner’s Responsibility.

I understand that the checklist is provided only as a guide to Owners and Race Organising Authorities and that an Auditor cannot limit or reduce the complete and unlimited responsibility of the Owner or the Owner’s Representative as defined in 1.02.1, 1.02.2, and 1.02.3 Owner’s Responsibility.

I undertake to maintain the boat and all its equipment in good order and condition as specified in the Special Regulations.




3.06 - Means of escape exit (forehatch) if fuel carried below deck YesN/A
3.24.5 - Two buckets of stout construction (9 litre min) with lanyards Yes
3.25 - Installed VHF radio or handheld VHF radio of 5 Watts power (GLYC requirement) Yes
3.28.1 - Identification name (>50mm high) and number (>100mm high) Yes
4.04 - Fire extinguishers, in service and readily accessible Yes
4.04(d) - Fire blanket where fuel carried YesN/A
4.05 - Primary anchor as per table, with appropriate chain and rope Yes
4.05(d) - Provision to secure bitter end of warp Yes
4.06 - Water resistant and floating flashlight Yes
4.07.8 - Medical kit as per table, stored in labelled water proof container Yes
4.15.3 - Sharp knife in or near cockpits Yes
4.22 - Distress flares: 2 red hand held, 2 orange smoke (GLYC requirement) Yes
5.01 - PFD available for each crew member (to be worn where no lifelines fitted) Yes