You require this licence to pilot a ship into a pilotage area. Contact Maritime Safety Queensland for further information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Definition of terms
- Exemption from pilotage licence
a master who holds an exemption from pilotage for the ships in the area. The master personally has the conduct of the ship.
a person licensed as a pilot and who, when on board a ship, has the conduct of it even though the person does not belong to the ship.
- Pilotage area endorsement
a Queensland Pilot, or exemption from licence, endorsed to have conduct of a ship as its pilot within specified pilotage area.
Maritime Safety Queensland
Safety Standards Branch
Transport Operations (Marine Safety) Act 1994 (Queensland)
Transport Operations (Marine Safety) Regulation 2016 (Queensland)
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