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Pilot Exemption Certificate Request

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Pilot Exemption Certificate Request

This service aims to issue Pilot Exemption Certificate (PEC) for the vessel masters in commercial ports and Musaffah Channel. This certificate enables masters with vessels that requires compulsory pilotage to enter the port without a need for pilot from Abu Dhabi Ports.

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Steps to Follow

STEP01

The customer submits a request for pilot exemption certificate renewal along with the required documents.

STEP02

APPLICATION REVIEWED

The request is received and reviewed by the Harbour Master.

STEP03

RECEIVE RESPONSE

If the vessel master meets the requirements, the customer is informed to undergo the oral and practical exams.

STEP04

SERVICE COMPLETION

If the master has passed the examinations, the certificate is issued and can be collected upon paying the fees.

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Required Documents

A completed application form (Annex 1)

Masters’ Certificate of Competency

Copy of the Vessel's Certificate of Registry

Seaman’s book or other proof of sea service

Proof of Identity (UAE ID or Passport Copy)

Medical fitness certificate

Piloting attendance form (Annex 2)

A letter from the ship’s agent confirming the applicant’s request and undertaking to pay the fee.

Musaffah Familiarization Certificate (MFC) Simulator Training- as applicable.

Required Documents

A completed application form (Annex 1)

Masters’ Certificate of Competency

Copy of the Vessel's Certificate of Registry

Seaman’s book or other proof of sea service

Proof of Identity (UAE ID or Passport Copy)

Medical fitness certificate

Piloting attendance form (Annex 2)

A letter from the ship’s agent confirming the applicant’s request and undertaking to pay the fee.

Musaffah Familiarization Certificate (MFC) Simulator Training- as applicable.

Additional Information

Service ChargesTo issue a PEC Certificate: AED 300 per certificate (5% VAT not included). To take a PEC examination: AED 1500 per examination (5% VAT not included).
Customer TypesBusinesses
The Number of Visits Required2
Number of Interactions to Obtain the Service2
Service OutputPilot Exemption Certificate
Link to Other Services Within the EntitySpecialized Marine Training Request

Charges List

To issue a PEC Certificate: AED 300 per certificate (5% VAT not included). To take a PEC examination: AED 1500 per examination (5% VAT not included).