Health & Safety

“Sailors, with their built-in sense of order, service and discipline, should really be running the world.” – Nicholas Monsarrat

Customer Health & Safety aboard Bonnie Lass Charters Vessels

Our pledge to you:

Your safety is paramount to us at Bonnie Lass Charters and we want you to be assured that all our vessels are fully insured, and we operate in compliance with MCA Safety Coding.

All our Captains are fully qualified with commercially endorsed licences and have a minimum of 5 years skippering experience in international waters.

All our Captains hold in date First Aid, Fire Fighting and Sea Survival Certificates as standard.

Provided on all our boats: all safety equipment as required by MCA coding; First Aid Kits (including: jellyfish creams and anti-seasickness bands + tablets)

All our vessels are annually inspected and approved for charter by the Spanish and British coding authorities.


In the interests of safety once aboard your chosen charter:

A 5-minute safety briefing will be given on board before departure in accordance with MCA coding regulations

Children must be supervised at all times

Life jackets for all ages are provided on board.


Prior to your departure

Please advise size/age prior to your charter so we can ensure we have the correct sizes for any minors in your group.

Please advise us of any relevant medical conditions or allergies.

Please advise us of any non-swimmers in the group.


Bonnie Lass Charters reserve the right to terminate the charter of any client who, at the Captain’s discretions:

Displays inappropriate, disruptive or disorderly behaviour and/or

Refuses to comply with the safety instructions of the yacht Captain also

Any client whose behaviour is likely to cause distress, damage, danger or annoyance to other clients, crew or property.

In this event cancellation charges will apply in accordance with our standard cancellation fees.

BLC also reserve the right to not serve alcohol to any client who appears, at the Captains absolute discretion, to be excessively intoxicated whilst on board.


For full details of our terms and conditions of bookings please see:

Click here to view Refund Policy and T&C’s