Marine Pilot's Licence - South Australia

Description

You will need this licence if you are a pilot and you intend to navigate vessels more than 35 metres in length within prescribed compulsory pilotage areas. Prescribed areas include:

  • Port Adelaide
  • Port Augusta
  • Port Bonython
  • Port Giles
  • Port Lincoln
  • Port Pirie
  • Thevenard
  • Wallaroo
  • Whyalla.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • hold a certificate of competency (or equivalent)
  • hold a seafarer's certificate (or equivalent)
  • have experience or knowledge in relation to the operation of vessels in the relevant harbor (which may require you to pass an examination)
  • meet the required eyesight standards
  • meet the required medical standards.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All You do not need to pay any fees.

Administering agency

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

Maritime Safety

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

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Enquiries

Maritime Safety

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

South Australia
Operating address: 13 Kateena Street
Regency Park, South Australia 5010
Mailing address: PO BOX 2526
Regency Park, South Australia 5942
Phone: 1300 183 046
Email: dpti.recreationalboatingunit@sa.gov.au