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Authorisation to use high-speed craft

General data


Authorisation to use high-speed craft

Type of procedure

Authorisations, permits, concessions and approvals




Procedure for the authorisation for the use of high-speed inflatable and semi-rigid inflatable boats, which must be submitted through the electronic office of the State Tax Administration Agency (Agencia Estatal de AdministraciĆ³n Tributaria).

Responsible body

Tax Agency

General information on the procedure

Start-up method


Applicant:Citizen - Company

Place of presentation

Telematically, at the Electronic Headquarters of the Tax Agency

Phases of the procedure/service

Start:application for authorisation of use and registration.

Processing:in the transitional period shall be deemed to be provisionally granted, unless expressly decided otherwise, without prejudice to the final decision to be taken.

Termination:registration or authorisation of use.


Electronic processing

Resolution deadline

According to applicable regulations

Resolution body

Tax Agency


Appeal:within one month if the act is express.Otherwise, at any time from the day after the day when administrative silence comes into effect.It may be brought against the body which made the decision or the body empowered to resolve it, and will be brought before the immediate superior of the body that made the decision.

Information linked to e-processing

Identification system

Electronic DNI, Electronic Certificate, PIN Key

Level of interactivity

Level 4:Electronic processing


Basic Regulations

  • Real Decreto-ley 16/2018, de 26 de octubre,

    adopting certain measures to combat the smuggling of persons and goods in relation to vessels used (BOE 27-October-2018).

  • Real Decreto 807/2021, de 21 de septiembre,

    approving the regulation on the control of inflatable and semi-rigid vessels referred to in letters f), g), h) and i) of section 3 of the sole article of Royal Decree-Law 16/2018, of 26 October, adopting certain measures to combat the illegal trafficking of persons and goods in relation to the vessels used, and amending Royal Decree 95/2009, of 6 February, which regulates the system of administrative records to support the justice authority (BOE 22-September-2021).

  • Orden HFP/184/2022, de 8 de marzo,

    regulating the content of the special register of operators of high-speed inflatable and semi-rigid inflatable boats, the procedure for the registration of operators, the regime for the use, circulation and possession of these, and approving the models of operator's certificate for high-speed inflatable and semi-rigid inflatable boats and authorisation for their use (BOE 15-March-2022).