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Crew Employment & Payroll

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As an employer of yacht crew, do you really understand your responsibilities and liabilities, and if so, have the time to deal with them ?.. Bachmann Yachts do, it's what we do..

Crew Employment

Bachmann Yachts provide robust and cost effective solutions to crew employment and crew payroll.  Using the latest payroll software crew may be paid daily, weekly, monthly, and in any of the major currencies.

Social Security and Tax

With Bachmann Yachts residing outside of the EU we are not under any statutory obligation to pay employer Social Security contributions.

Further, using employment contracts specifically designed for Bachman Yachts and the employment of yacht crew, salaries are paid gross, without deductions, allowing the crewmember responsibility to meet their social security and income tax liabilities wherever they may be due.

Maritime Labour Convention

Bachmann Yachts maintains accreditation and audit under the Maritime Labour Convention, authorised to manage the employment and payroll of yachts under commercial use, (charter).  Using approved Seafarer Employment Agreements combined with our payroll software, Bachmann yachts employs a pays leading market share of crew across the worlds charter fleet.

Who should be interested?

  • Yacht owners currently paying EU social security contributions
  • Yacht owners operating charter yachts
  • Yacht owners/captains/Family offices wishing to remove liability and the administrative burden associated with crew employment and payroll.

What else we do..

Bachmann Yachts is authorised and regulated in all areas of yacht operation, enabling us to provide an in house all encompassing service to our clients, including corporate yacht ownership, yacht registration services, safety and security management and yacht administration.

For further information please contact Gary Le Cras – Director and Head of Yachting Services