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Great Lakes Pilotage Division

CG-WWM-2

The Office of Great Lakes Pilotage  (CG-WWM-2) develops clear and timely regulations, policy and direction to three U.S. pilot associations to provide safe, efficient, and reliable pilotage service to US vessels operating under registry and foreign vessels transiting the Saint Lawrence and Great Lakes system.

Coast Guard Forms
 

Application Medical Certicate Form CG-719K (03/21)

Authorized Surcharges

The 2019 authorized surcharges went into effect June 10, 2019.

   
      

District Training Plans 

The District's Training Plans are approved by the Coast Guard Director of Great Lakes Pilotage.

                                                                                                   

                    D1 Training Plan                                      D2 Training Plan                                       D3 Training Plan          

Ratemaking
 

 

Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committe (GLPA)

Congress established the Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee in the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1998.  The Committee was established to make recommendations to the Secretary on matters relating to Great Lakes pilotage, including review of proposed Great Lakes pilotage regulations and policies.  The Committee operates under the authority of 46 United States Code 9307.

Next GLPAC meeting: Tentative, April 2020, Covington, LA.

 

Any transcripts of previous GLPAC meetings can be requested from the Great Lakes Pilotage Office.
 
Governing Statute and Regulations
 
 
Shared Responsibility with Canada
 
•   Memorandum of Understanding with Canadian Great Lakes Pilotage Authority (2013)
Contact Us

 

The Great Lakes Pilotage Office can be contacted at: HQS-PF-CG-WWM2 Great Lakes Pilotage

 or

U.S. Coast Guard (CG-WWM-2)
2703 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE
Stop 7509
Washington, DC 20593