Attention to Overseas Teams
License, inspection and registration are required for the support boats/drivers in Japan. However, overseas teams may be exempted from such requirements during the limited period (Oct 2016 – Aug 2020) for driving in the navigation are by obtaining “Operator Card” (for exemption of driver license) and “Certificate Sticker” (for exemption of boat registration)
For driving support boats in the limited period (Oct 2016 – Aug 2020) to drive in the Olympic venue area(Navigation area).
Operator Card and Boat Inspection は、国交省が、東京2020開催にあたり相模湾の一部の海域に限定し、海外選手・サポーターが日本の船舶免許及び、船舶検査書を保持していなくも、航行できる様にした特別処置になります。
Please read JSAF support team boat regulation before applying.