1. Admiralty Pilots are part of the Queens Harbour Master (QHM) organization and are employed to enable QHM to discharge his statutory duties to ensure the safe movement of vessels within the Dockyard Ports of Clyde. 2. Admiralty Pilots are accountable to the Queens Harbour Master (QHM) through the Chief Admiralty Pilot/Port Operations Manager (CAP/POM) for the conduct of their duties. 3. The Primary role of an Admiralty Pilot is to provide pilotage support to commanding officers of designated ships within the Dockyard Port of Clyde in accordance with approved procedures, statutory instruments and National Occupational Standards for Marine Pilots. This service may range from providing advice to Commanding officers and bridge teams of Her Majesty’s Ships to taking full conduct of Royal Fleet Auxiliary and commercial vessels. 4. To assume full responsibility for the safe navigation of any of Her Majesty’s Ships being moved without power utilising tugs and assets. 5. Advise Commanding Officers and Masters of vessels requiring pilotage information relevant to the Dockyard Port of Clyde and other MOD establishments on the West coast.