Pilotage service is provided to vessels for the purpose of giving assistance on navigation and operation of vessels, assisting the vessels in entering and leaving the ports of Macao as well as avoiding collision or stranding of vessels. Pilotage exemption certificates are issued to vessels which fulfill legal requirements.
Target Groups and Application Eligibility
The Marine and Water Bureau will provide pilotage services or issue exemption permits to applicants (agencies).
Operating Department and Subsidiary: Marine and Water Bureau – Shipping and Seafarers Department
Correspondence Address: Calçada da Barra, Edifício da Direcção dos Serviços de Assuntos Marítimos e de Água, Macao