Norfolk Boat Sales

Sell your boat

Why Sell Your Boat With NBS

Sell Your Boat With Norfolk Boat Sales

Norfolk Boat Sales is a family-owned business, we have been operating in the local boating industry for over 50 years. Our team are highly experienced and have a depth of knowledge of both inland and seagoing craft. We’re not just Brokers behind desks, our team are boat owners & sailors. 

We understand what our customers want, we know both the local boating areas and many of those further afield both inland and coastal, and we will use our combined boating ‘know-how’ and connections to help sell your boat, and our commission rates are very competitive.

Frequently Asked Questions

How quickly can you start selling my boat?

We aim to get your boat listed within 24 hours of your instruction, it will also appear on our own website, and other online boat sales media platforms.

We work on a ‘no sale, no fee’ basis. Our brokerage rates are competitive, and we offer special rates for returning customers. Please have a chat with one of our sales team who will provide you with the best deal possible.

One of our professional team will take a look over your boat and give you an honest market valuation.

We can help with:

  • Free Moorings (whilst we are selling your boat)
  • Marine Finance
  • Cranage/Slipway & Transport
  • Insurance
  • Marine Surveys
  • Part Exchange
  • Boat Safety Certificates

Request a Boat Valuation

No Sale No Fee

If we don’t sell your boat, there is no commission to pay.

Free Sales Berth

Norfolk Boat Sales offers a free sales berth for all boats we have on brokerage.

We do ask, however, that if your boat is for sale in the sales area, your personal belongings are removed from the boat and it is presented for sale in the best condition possible.

Our care package keeps your boat in tip-top condition, which means that your boat is always ready for prospective buyers to view.

Boat Prep Service

Our boat preparation service can include:

Full valet service – interior & exterior


Mechanical preparation/rectification work

Boat building – carpentry/woodwork, GRP repairs etc

Repairs to upholstery, carpets & soft furnishings

Free Market Valuation

Receive a fast valuation of your boat.

Please note that we can either value your boat for sale via our Brokerage service or for a cash sale

Extensive Advertising

Our website is optimised to provide quick and clear information about your boat which is accessible for both the domestic and international markets.

Our specialist CRM programme & comprehensive database enables us to target people who have expressed an interest in similar craft. We also attend both local and national boat shows.

We advertise in key online and offline boating press, including The Yacht Market, Apollo Duck and Boats & Outboards For Sale and we optimise the use of social media platforms to drive awareness of boats currently listed for sale.

Part Exchange Available

Norfolk Boat Sales is able to offer a part exchange facility against most boats we have for sale.

We not only part exchange boats but will consider cars, motorhomes etc.

If this is of interest to you, please ask.

Immediate Purchase Option

If you want a quick sale and do not want to wait for a buyer, we can offer you an ‘immediate sale price’.

We will arrange to view your boat, check it over and take a look at the paperwork.

If all is in order, we will make you an offer and, subject to your acceptance, can arrange for the money to be transferred to your account within a few hours.

Competitive Brokerage Fees

We offer a competitive brokerage commission rates based on the agreed sale price plus VAT.

Please contact us for further details.