Rust proof & UV Resistant ABPs

Response within 48 hours

ABP’s shipped within 4-8 days of order

Easy online application

KPS MARITIME

Your first point of call for Australian Builder’s Plates and Marine Surveys.

Drawing on more than 30 years’ experience working with powered and sailing vessels of various designs and construction methods, KPS Maritime is the trusted authority by boat owners and dealerships alike.

From 30-metre luxury yachts to 3-metre dinghies, our inspection work and compliance measures – including – are done to exacting standards to ensure the right advice is always provided.

Based on the Gold Coast, KPS Maritime have undertaken projects across Australia and regularly handle work throughout the Pacific and South East Asia.

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Australian Builder’s Plates

If you have built, modified or imported a boat then you may need our help to secure an Australian Builder’s Plate (ABP).

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Marine Surveys

If you own, operate, insure, finance or are purchasing a vessel you need a marine surveyor.

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WHAT CUSTOMERS SAY ABOUT US

KPS Maritime
5.0
Based on 14 reviews
Nick and the Team @ KPS are nothing but easy to deal with and very helpful. Super Prompt service.Thanks Again.
James Kinnane
James Kinnane
04:56 20 Jan 22
Nick and his Team are GREAT! Excellent, quick and friendly service. Nick has given me advice and suggestions how to go about to get my tinnie upgraded. I am VERY happy and have NO hesitation to recommend Nick and his Team. Thank you very much KPS Maritime!! Wish you all the very best for the future.
Eddie Roux
Eddie Roux
02:45 26 Jul 21
I used KPS for a sailboat pre-purchase/insurance survey & was highly impressed. Nick was flexible with his time and provided a very detailed report along with tons of quality advice.
Greg Wardlaw
Greg Wardlaw
05:10 13 Jul 21
Nick has gone over and above when it came to our catamaran purchase and refit. Nick has worked in the marine industry his whole life and has so much knowledge on a whole bunch of levels.We had our catamaran surveyed by Nick and he has helped with advise over the last 12 months. I highly recommend his services.Thank you Nick, outstanding stuff. We are ready to go on our trip of a lifetime 🙏
Jason Mustukas
Jason Mustukas
18:12 26 May 21
Despite not being able to upgrade my boats rating Nick was very friendly and helpful in explaining and educating me why this is the case and how to proceed. Many thanks!
Jordy Damsma
Jordy Damsma
21:44 30 Apr 21
Nick from kps made everything so easy very happy customer
Robert Burden
Robert Burden
02:13 28 Jul 20
Outstanding. Cannot recall ever receiving service like this anywhere. Professional, Great Communication, Very Expedient. Extremely Impressed.
VirtusL4A
VirtusL4A
08:42 15 Jun 20
Excellent service in a timely manner. Always a pleasure to deal with.
Mark Williams
Mark Williams
04:07 28 May 20
Fast and excellent service. Thanks for a great job.
Greg Chalmers
Greg Chalmers
21:51 02 Apr 20
Contacted Nick @ KPS Maritime to re-rate my F390 Explorer, Professional propmpt service, no fee for enquiry only if you proceed with new rating. Process explained clearly and prompt delivery of my new ABP.
Stuart Bowen
Stuart Bowen
06:51 07 Feb 20
To Nick and the team thank you so much for the professional and prompt service in supplying the Builders Plate for the Ocean Cylinder Boat.With Nick's wealth of knowledge in the industry it made securing the builders plate a simple and relatively hassle free issue. Thanks again and keep up the good work
Antoine Lotz
Antoine Lotz
03:06 12 Dec 19
Contacted KPS Maritime about possible re-rating of my hull, Nick was very prompt and helpful in his responses. I would definitely recommend Nick and his team at KPS Maritime.
Sam
Sam
05:02 30 Oct 19
Great service and very efficient. Definitely can recommend!
Anastasiia Fedchunova
Anastasiia Fedchunova
01:03 26 Sep 19
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BOAT OWNERS LOVE KPS MARITIME

Fast, obligation-free response

Recieve a response within 48 hours. We won’t charge you unless we can help you. Submit your ABP request today!

Prompt service and delivery

Our Australian Builder’s Plates are processed, manufactured and shipped weekly, within 4-8 business days from order.

Compliant with Boat Regulations.

Our Australian Builder’s Plates are compliant with the Australian Builder’s Plate regulation.

Thousands of happy boat owners

We are the largest (by number) certifiers of Australian Builder’s Plates (ABPs). We supply all states and territories.

30 Years’ Industry Experience

We’ve been in the industry for 30 years and our founder, Nick Lockyer, is the current president of the Marine Surveyors’ Association.

AUSTRALIAN BUILDER PLATES

Need your boat re-rated for power and capacity?

Trusted by boat dealerships across Australia, KPS Maritime is Australia’s leading provider of Australian Builder’s Plates.

If you’re looking to modify the ratings for your boat, including an upgrade of your outboard or wish to carry more passengers – speak to our certifiers to find out your options!

Submit an obligation free application today. If we can’t help, you won’t be billed!

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