Maryland Board of Pilots
Important COVID-19 Information for Customers
(Updated March 27, 2020)
The offices of the Maryland Board of Pilots currently have limited access to the public. Please be patient with us, as it may take longer than usual to respond to voicemails and e-mails. E-mails are preferable to phone calls at this time. We can be reached using our contacts page for telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of individual staff members, or you may send your concerns to our general e-mail address and your message will be routed to the appropriate person.
It is important to note that all license expiration dates have been temporarily extended to May 1, per an Executive Order from Governor Larry Hogan. This is subject to being extended as the response to the coronavirus develops. You are encouraged to continue taking your continuing education courses, renewing your licenses online, and performing all other activities that are required for your license to the extent that you are able.
Welcome to our home page. The State Board of Pilots licenses and regulates pilots who pilot vessels on the navigable waters of the State under the provisions of Business Occupations and Professions Article, Annotated Code of Maryland, Title 11, and the Code of Maryland Regulations, Title 9, Subtitle 26.
News and Updates
The 2021 pilot-in-training application is now available.
Proposed Regulations Currently Open for Public Comment
There are no proposed regulations by the Maryland Board of Pilots at this time.
To register your comments with the Board, send your letter to the Maryland Board of Pilots, 500 N. Calvert Street, Room 308, Baltimore, MD 21202; call 410-230-6263; or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.