Great Lakes Pilotage Tariff Regulations (SOR/84-253)

Regulations are current to 2015-11-16 and last amended on 2015-03-27. Previous Versions


  • 1. The basic charge for a pilotage service that is provided during the period beginning on July 20 in a year and ending on October 31 in the same year and that is set out in column 1 of the following table, is set out in column 2:


    ItemColumn 1Column 2
    Pilotage ServiceBasic Charge ($)
    1.Entering or exiting the port1,568
    3.Embarking or disembarking a pilot at a pilot boarding station if a boat is usedThe amount charged to hire the boat
  • 2. The basic charges for any service provided in a year during the period preceding July 20 or following October 31 are the following:

    • (a) the salary and benefits of the pilot, as contracted, beginning on the date of the pilot’s departure from the pilot’s home base and ending on the date of the pilot’s return to that home base;

    • (b) the travel expenses of the pilot, starting from and ending at the pilot’s home base, including transportation, meals and lodging;

    • (c) the cost of the pilot’s use of a pilot boat, helicopter or other means of transportation; and

    • (d) a surcharge of 15% on the total of the amounts referred to in paragraphs (a) to (c), to cover administrative and assignment costs.

  • SOR/85-986, s. 1;
  • SOR/86-886, s. 1;
  • SOR/89-108, s. 2;
  • SOR/90-204, s. 2;
  • SOR/91-143, ss. 1, 2(F);
  • SOR/92-163, s. 3;
  • SOR/94-167, s. 3;
  • SOR/94-509, s. 2;
  • SOR/96-409, ss. 3, 4;
  • SOR/99-156, ss. 12, 13;
  • SOR/2002-82, s. 1(E);
  • SOR/2003-56, s. 8;
  • SOR/2003-278, s. 11;
  • SOR/2004-87, s. 11;
  • SOR/2004-196, ss. 14(F), 15, 16(F);
  • SOR/2005-97, s. 11;
  • SOR/2006-192, ss. 12, 24;
  • SOR/2008-179, ss. 13, 25;
  • SOR/2010-251, s. 12;
  • SOR/2011-137, s. 3;
  • SOR/2012-120, s. 12;
  • SOR/2013-105, s. 12;
  • SOR/2015-71, s. 12.