Registration of Pilotage Service Providers - Victoria

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to operate a pilotage service. A pilotage service means the service of providing a licensed marine pilot to navigate a vessel within, into or out of port waters.

A pilotage service also includes providing transport and transfer of the licensed marine pilot to and from a vessel for which navigation services are required.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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 registration, you must:

  • State what type of pilotage services that you propose to provide;
  • Name and identification number of any vessel and its pilot associated with these activities;
  • Be a natural person, organisation or a corporation;
  • Submit an application; and
  • Pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Becomes valid once the applicant has a certificate of registration and remains in effect unless suspended or cancelled.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Registration of Pilotage Service Providers - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Application process

Apply

Please submit your application, prescribed fee, and any associated documents directly with the Director. The associated documents you are required to attach to your form will depend on whether you are applying as an individual or as a corporation.

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Transport Safety Victoria

Contact details

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

Maritime Safety

Transport Safety Victoria

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Operating address: 121 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2797
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1800 223 022
Email: information@transportsafety.vic.gov.au