Welcome to Marlborough Sounds Maritime Pilots Ltd.
Marlborough Sounds Maritime Pilots Ltd provides the pilots and harbour towage service for shipping in Marlborough Harbour waters including Picton Harbour, Tory Channel and Queen Charlotte Sound. Marlborough Sounds Maritime Pilots Ltd is owned and managed by the Picton port operating company Port Marlborough New Zealand Ltd.
Our Terms and Conditions of Trade can be viewed and downloaded here.
Tariffs for services can be viewed here.
Information about berths and port equipment and services can be found on the Port Marlborough website
Local navigational safety regulation and oil pollution response is managed by the Harbour Master provided by the Marlborough District Council (Harbours Department). Local navigation regulations can be found on the Council's website.