Salmon Bay Marine Center entrance sign

Captain & Crew 

Pilotage forms for SBMC

WASHINGTON STATE PILOTAGE REGULATIONS

Foreign Flagged Vessels:

Over 200 feet: (60.96m) or 750 tons require a pilot. To schedule a pilot call (206) 448-4455, 8-5, M-F
Under 200 feet: (60.96m) and 750 tons are eligible for an exemption for no pilot.

DOWNLOAD THE EXEMPTION APPLICATION AND EXEMPTION SUMMARY

Send completed form to:

Fax: 206-515-3906 Email: LarsonP@wsdot.wa.gov

All Visiting Vessels

Puget Sound visiting vessels are required to check in with Vessel Traffic Services (VTS). Please see the downloadable and printable VTS User Manual and become familiar with the requirements prior to entering local waters.