Our Policies

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Directive 6 – Conflict of Interest and Post-Employment   
Directive 6-1 – Code of Conduct for Ethics   
Directive 8 – Travel and Hospitality Expenditures   
Directive 12 – Procurement   
Directive 12-1 – Supply Chain Code of Ethics   
Directive 27 – Receivables and Collections   


Our Work What we Do

1. Safe Pilotage

We operate and manage the safe pilotage of sea vessels through the Great Lakes waterways. Along with our partners, we ensure safe passage to all sea vessels navigating through the Great Lakes system of lakes and locks.

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2. Tariffs

We fix pilotage tariffs at a level that permits us to operate on a self-sustaining financial basis that we believe are fair and reasonable to our customers.

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3. Pilotage Certification

As a regulatory agency responsible for navigation in the Great Lakes region, we administer and monitor a certification system to provide reasonable reassurance the safe passage of ships in the region.

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