Services Pilotage

The pilotage services of Port of Kemi are managed by Finnpilot. The Pilot Order Center operates 24/7 every day and it serves all parties that require pilotage services.

When entering into Finnish waters, a binding request for a pilot is made three hours prior to vessel’s arrival and  two hours prior to the intended departure from a Finnish port. The service can be ordered by phone +358 400 907 979 or by email

More information about pilot order services can be read here. Service terms for pilotage can be found here.

The Finnish coast and the Saimaa water area is divided into three pilotage areas; Western, Eastern and Southern pilotage areas.