Pilotage is not compulsory for vessels. Where masters have concerns they should seek services of local pilot and from persons knowledgeable about TCI waters. Preliminary arrangements for a pilot can be made through a local agent registered with the Ports Authority.
The Stevedoring services for the ports on Grand Turk and Providenciales is contracted to Provo Stevedoring Ltd. The Ports Authority is responsible for regulating these services. The equipment is the property of Provo Stevedoring but the Authority has the responsibility to ensure safety within the port. Independent services are available on South Caicos.Fees related to
It has become necessary for the Turks and Caicos Islands Ports Authority to forge strategic association and membership with entities such as: Port Management Association of the Caribbean (PMAC) American Association of Port Authority(AAPA)Caribbean Maritime University (NEW ENTRY)