Thursday April 23rd, 2020 The Great Lakes Pilotage Authority is proud to join the Trusted Partners Initiative developed by the Chamber of Marine Commerce.

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Tuesday April 7th, 2020 Notice to Agents – 2020 Tariffs

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Notice to Industry No. 3-2020 COVID-19 Prevention and Protection Measures

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Notice to Industry No. 2-2020 Reporting Protocol for Novel Coronavirus

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Notice to Clients No. 1-2020 Novel Coronavirus (Cancelled 2020-03-17)

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Friday November 29th, 2019 NOTICE TO STAKEHOLDERS-Agreement reached between GLPA and PSAC

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Tuesday November 19th, 2019 Notice of Strike – GLPA Dispatchers and Office Clerks

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Friday November 15th, 2019 72-hour Strike Notice Issued to Stakeholders

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Friday July 5th, 2019 Press Release – Resignation of Chairperson

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Friday April 12th, 2019 Notice – 2019 Annual Public Meeting

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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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