Sky for Yachts

Sky for Yachts is a package designed to provide UK Sky TV for Yachts operating in the Mediterranean or Northern Europe. There is a minimum monthly commitment of £483/month which equates to approximately 5-6 cards depending on the package choice. This package is limited to yachts and not permitted on larger cruise lines, oil rigs or land based premises. In this agreement a “Yacht” is any recreational boat or ship used for private cruising. This agreement does not apply to oil rigs,“Floatels”, other offshore installations, HMS ships, ferries, cruiseliners, MOD vessels, RFA vessels, supply or fishing boats. Sky shall have sole discretion as to whether a particular premises falls within the definition of “Yacht”.

The first choice is to choose ‘Sky Ultimate’ or ‘Sky Base’ entertainment packages and then whether to add Sky cinema for £11/month. Subscription is normally 12 months but if you can show the vessel is only in the region seasonally it is possible to provide 6 month contracts.

In addition to the costs shown below, Livewire Connections charges a one off 15% administration fee on the total contract cost per 6 months.

Sky Ultimate packages

Some channels may only be shown in non-communal areas. See Important Information for a list of channels which have restricted viewing. For a full list of channels available (including any restrictions) visit sky.com/business. HD channels dependent on underlying package. HD ready TV and HD Pack required for viewing. The F1 Logo, F1, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trademarks of Formula One Licensing BV, a Formula One group compnay. All rights reserved. Installation of equipment in not included, please call for more information.

Sky Base packages.

Prices stated exclude VAT. Should you take a 6 month Sky Base subscription, a charge of £75 (ex VAT) applies for the SkyHD box and a charge of £120 (ex VAT) applies for the Sky+HD box. Should you take a 6 month Sky Unlimited subscription , a charge of £50 (ex VAT) applies for the Sky+HD box. Free HD compatible box determined by Sky. If you have previously received free or discounted Sky Satellite Equipment, then you will not be eligible for this offer. A Minimum Price of £483 ex VAT per Agreement per month applies. Please see Important Information for further details. Minimum 12 or 6 month subscriptions apply. Sky acts as sales agent for Racing UK and BoxNation. Your contract is with Racing UK Ltd or Boxing Channel Media Ltd respectively. + Stand Alone, Racing UK, Racing Pack and BoxNation are available. Minimum term for BoxNation is 3 months and 12 months for standalone Racing UK and ATR. If bought with Sky Ultimate you must give 90 days notice to cancel.

Other Fees & Restrictions

Minimum monthly subscription

Sky Offshore for Yachts has a minimum monthly subscription of £483 ex VAT/month per vessel. If the number of Sky cards you order and packages type you choose falls below £483/month you will still be charged £483 per month. If you are interested in Sky Offshore for smaller vessels look at our Small Vessel Plans.

Contract Duration

The subscription price for a 6 month contract is the same as a 12 month contract. The only difference is the hardware is cheaper with the 12 month subscription.

Administration Fee

Livewire Connections charges a one off 15% administration fee on the total contract cost per 6 months. This will either be invoiced to your billing address or charged to the registered credit card. Please note credit cards payments have a 2.5% surcharge.

VAT & Delivery

Prices exclude VAT. Please note as SKY is a UK based service VAT is applicable in all cases, independent of where the vessel is registered, operated or owned. VAT is currently 20%.

Prices excluded delivery costs for both Sky Cards and Sky Boxes.

Hardware in Advance

We understand in new build projects and major refits it is necessary to install the hardware in advance of the subscription activation. If you wish to have the hardware in advance hardware can be provided up to 12 months prior to activation of contract. Hardware is only available to be sent on receipt of a completed Sky Contract. The activation of the Sky Subscription can be up to 12 months after dispatch of the Sky Boxes. If Sky Home cards are subsequently used in these boxes Sky reserves the right to permanently disable these Sky Boxes from further use.

Terms & Conditions

Full terms & conditions can be downloaded here.

Contact us to receive the contract and signup.