Marine Notice No.04 of 2022

05 January 2022

To All Ship Owners, Operators, Masters and Agents

Attention is drawn to ships Masters to ensure that arrangements for the boarding and disembarkation of pilots meet the required standards.


A Pilot may refuse to use an improperly rigged pilot boarding arrangement until such time as it is made safe to do so. This will incur delay to vessels as a result.

Attached for guidance is the International Maritime Pilots Association (IMPA) pilot ladder and equipment rigging diagram.

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