You will require this approval if you intend to be a pilot in a port operated by a port authority.
Please be aware that any vessel moving into or out of a port must have an approved pilot on board. There is to be at least one approved pilot for each port.
There are currently five port authorities:
- Fremantle Port Authority
- Southern Ports Authority
- Mid West Ports Authority
- Kimberley Ports Authority
- Pilbara Ports Authority.
Please consult the relevant Port Authority for more information.