Vessels tax

If you own a vessel, you are required to pay vessels tax annually, and the tax amount depends on the length of the vessel in metres, whether it has a cabin or not and engine power

If you own a vessel, you are required to pay vessels tax annually, as follows:
 
  • For vessels without a cabin
If the vessel length is
in metres
Amount in HRK to be paid
Engine power (kW)
over under under 30 between 30 and 100 over 100
5 7   200 400
7 10 100 300 500
10   200 450 600
 
 
  • For engine-driven vessels with a cabin
If the vessel length is
            in metres           
Amount in HRK to be paid
Engine power (kW)
over under under 30 between 30 and 100 between 100 and 500 over 500
5 7   200 300  
7 10 200 400 500 2500
10 12 300 500 1000 3500
12   400 1000 3000 5000
 
 
  • For wind-driven vessels with a cabin
If the vessel length is
in metres
Amount in HRK to be paid
Engine power (kW)
over under under 10 between 10 and 25 between 25 and 50 over 50
5 7   300 400 500
7 10 200 600 1000 2000
10 12 300 800 2000 3000
12   400 1500 3000 4000
 

Tax exemption

You are not required to pay vessels tax if you fall in the category of local island population and own a vessel which is only used for necessary organisation of life and the maintenance of property on the islands.

To find out more detailed information about the vessels tax:
  • contact the Call Centre
  • use the e-mail form Write to Us on the Tax Administration’s website
  • Visit a local branch office of the Tax Administration in person.