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Port Services

Marine Services

The Port Services business unit is responsible for the safe and efficient movement of shipping and cargo through Tasmania’s ports. The main functions of Port Services include pilotage, security, navigation and port control (VTS).


Pilotage is conducted at

  • Hobart
  • Bell Bay
  • Devonport
  • Burnie
  • Port Latta

Pilotage is also conducted at a variety of locations around the state to enable cruise vessel visits to other areas of interest to visitors such as Port Arthur and Freycinet Peninsula.

Port Operations

The main functions of Port Operations include:

  • Cargo operations
  • Security
  • Emergency Response