Brokerage & Sourcing

Ashton Marine Services provides a light commercial services for the selling and sourcing of:

  • RIBs regardless of age 
  • Light commercial Fishing i.e. sub £60K boats and Creel boats
  • Charter boats


All boats are advertised on the leading UK sites and on forums, specialist group sites, and to our large (and growing) network of contacts.

We take care of all advertising including pictures and videos, offers, viewings, contracts etc. and work on a small percentage of the sale price at typically around 4.5-6% depending on the value of the boat.

What makes Ashton Marine Services different –

  • We have over 40 years proactive marketing experience
  • Your boat is advertised on all leading sites, forums and groups
  • We promote your boat proactively to our network
  • We have over 50 years of sales experience and have all been formally sales trained
  • We take and show videos as standard

As a small growing company your business matters to us and we think this is best shown by our 100+ 5 out of 5 reviews


Ashton Marine Services provide a flat fee on success sourcing services for commercial boats to:

  • Find your boat
  • Reduce the purchase price
  • Inspect the boat i.e. make sure its as advertised including engines, hull, trailer (where applicable) electronics etc.
  • Make sure the purchase contract protects you the buyer
  • Organise any changes you require through our partners i.e. electronics, engines etc.
  • Arrange delivery of your boat anywhere in the UK including the Scottish Islands

This service is designed to not only save you time but also money and reduce the risk of buying the incorrect boat


2.5% of the boat purchase price ex. VAT (where applicable) Minimum fee £250.00

1.5% for boats over £50,000

The above fees are only payable on completion and delivery of the boat to the location of your choice

For further information please contact Ashton Marine Services on 07595 638185 or click here to send a message

We are open 8am to 8pm 7 days a week and most bank holidays