The welfare policy was updated to include support for the NDIS and other minor changes. In February , Pirate Party Australia resigned from Pirate Parties International due to serious disagreement with the direction and management of the organisation. The Pirate Party has a strong focus on evidence-based policy development, listing just under references on their platform as of July At the request of Exit International , Pirate Party Australia member David Campbell  conducted a series of information sessions as part of Exit International's workshop for seniors who wanted to know how to by-pass the Australian Internet Filter so that they can access information on safe euthanasia techniques.
Pirate Party Australia has adopted Euthanasia rights into their party policy platform. The Pirate Party was approached by Glenn Druery to be a member of the Minor Party Alliance , but chose to eschew membership of the alliance due to the membership requirement of preferencing far right parties highly, and instead chose to base preferences upon a democratic vote of its members along policy lines. It did so in the Western Australia Senate Rerun. The party was unique in its approach to preference deals with other parties in that they are professing to eschew the secret deals that typify preference negotiations and instead are conducting all such activities openly and transparently and putting all decisions to a membership vote.
Melanie Thomas ran for the Pirate Party at the Griffith by-election and finished fourth out of 11 candidates with a 1. However, due to certain issues with the results of that election, there was a special WA rerun election , where the party did run two candidates. The party preferenced Scott Ludlam of the Australian Greens as their next highest preference. Pirate Party Australia received 0. Michelle Allen contested the Canning by-election as the Pirate Party candidate and won first preference votes or 0.
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Archived from the original on 24 November Retrieved 3 October Retrieved 6 August Archived from the original on 27 November Retrieved 24 October Generally, we prohibit strollers and wheelchairs on our escalators and ask that Guests who have these items with them use the elevators or Rotunda throughout PNC Park.
Interested job seekers may apply online for any available position with the Pirates by visiting careers. The Pirates are an equal opportunity employer. The Family Fun Zone offers a variety of family-oriented games, activities and entertainment. In the interest of player and Guest safety, PNC Park maintains a zero tolerance policy regarding Guest interference with a ball in play or a player during the game.
Failure to comply with the policy will result in immediate removal from PNC Park and potential criminal sanctions. Guests can receive medical treatment by visiting First Aid locations; located on the Main Concourse at Section , and on the Upper Concourse at Section Guests who require assistance at their location can find the nearest Team Member to have paramedics brought to their location. Guests are welcome to keep any foul ball hit into the stands.
At no time should a foul or home run ball be thrown back on the field. Violators will be subject to ejection at the Club's discretion. Any Guest interfering with a ball in play will also be subject to ejection at the Club's discretion. Unfortunately, the Pirates are not able to accommodate requests for player autographs of foul balls. All game or event times are subject to change. A ticket holder is solely responsible for reviewing the Pirates' website www. No refunds will be issued if a ticket holder fails to or is unable to attend the game or event identified on the ticket. For games starting at p.
For daytime starts earlier than p. Each Guest is permitted to bring one bag into the ballpark purses, fanny packs, backpacks, etc. Bags exceeding these dimensions will not be permitted inside the ballpark. For the comfort and security of all Guests, Guest cannot bring hazardous or disruptive items into PNC Park, including but not limited to balloons, Bluetooth speaker, drones, fireworks, footballs, Frisbee discs, hoverboards, inflatable balls, laser pointers and motorcycle helmets.
Weapons and other dangerous or hazardous items are not permitted in PNC Park. Ticket holders may not bring any glass bottles, cans or alcoholic beverages inside PNC Park. A ticket holder consents to manual or electronic inspection of ticket holder, any accompanying minor, and all bags, clothing, or other articles at any time inside PNC Park.
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A ticket holder acknowledges and agrees that ticket holder and any accompanying minor may be denied entry to or ejected from the game or event if they are in possession of any item or object that the Pirates consider potentially dangerous, hazardous, inappropriate, or injurious to other patrons, and any prohibited items may be confiscated. A ticket holder acknowledges that the Pirates and the Released Parties have no liability for ticket holder's or any accompanying minor's person or property. All bags are subject to search upon entry and within the ballpark. Soft-sided coolers and softsided briefcases are permitted.
Hard-sided coolers and briefcases, ice packs and cooler inserts are NOT permitted. For the convenience of those Guests not carrying purses, fanny packs or bags into the ballpark, express lanes are offered at each gate. Guests are permitted to bring bottled water and food that may fit into a 16" X 16" X 8" soft-sided bag.
Water bottles should not exceed 24 ounces in size, and must be clear, plastic, sealed and disposable. Children's juice boxes and items necessary for medical purposes are permitted. Alcoholic beverages, carbonated beverages, sports drinks, cans, glass bottles and thermoses including but not limited to: YETI, and other types of metal insulated items are not allowed. Gift cards are redeemable for nondiscounted individual game tickets both online or at the Pirates Ticket Office. Gift cards cannot be used for ticket packages or group tickets.
Pirates gift cards cannot be used at concession stands inside PNC Park.
Aramark Dollars can be used and may be purchased in by calling Pirates games are more fun in groups! Book your outing early as dates fill quickly. Groups of 10 or more may qualify for discounts for select dates. Groups that purchased the Hats Off or theme night package may redeem their item, prior to the end of the third inning, by visiting the Pirates Treasure Chest located at the bottom of the Peoples Home Plate Rotunda.
Guests will have their tickets scanned to redeem their item. Guests must refrain from conduct that is inconsistent with a safe and enjoyable atmosphere at PNC Park, including but not limited to:. Young children attending Pirates games may obtain a free ID bracelet personalized with their name and seat location. Wristbands are available at any Guest Relations location.
Following select Sunday games, kids ages 14 and under can head to the field for Kids Run the Bases brought to you by Rivendale. Starting in the 8th inning, kids may form a line on the Right Field Riverwalk. Bucco Brigade Team Members will be on hand to direct Guests. Please note that as is the policy for all ticket holders, there is no re-entry once a Guest has exited PNC Park. For the safety of all of our Guests, the Pirates may cancel Kids Run the Bases in the event of inclement weather or for other reasons.
For the safety of all of our young Guests, Pirates Team Members may close the area during inclement weather. The Lady Bucs events are back for the season! Join us for two unique experiences including pregame event with food and beverages and an exclusive gift at each event. For more information on the Lady Bucs Nights visit us at www. Lost articles may be turned in at any Guest Relations location during the game.
Security will record pertinent information and lost articles will be cataloged and maintained for 30 days. Guests needing assistance in retrieving lost items during non-game hours may call 24 Hour Security at Guests should report any missing persons at any Guest Relations location See Guest Relations for locations. See Kids Identification Bracelets. Guests of PNC Park have access to a clean and comfortable space to breastfeed, use a breast pump or care for young children.
Please visit our Guest Relations office located at the bottom of the Peoples Home Plate Rotunda to use our private space. On-field ceremonies occur prior to each Pirates home game to salute corporate partners, civic and community activities, and provide entertainment for PNC Park Guests. These ceremonies include throwing out the first pitch, singing the National Anthem, color guards and group recognitions.
If you or your group would like to participate in an on-field ceremony or have questions, please contact the Pirates Group Sales Department at BUY-BUCS or emailing grouptickets pirates. Ticket sales minimums may apply. The Pirate Parrot and other mascots are available for appearances at non-profit and charitable organizations, private events, parties and corporate functions. To request an appearance, call or visit pirates. Pirates Charities is the official philanthropic arm of the Pirates. Since its establishment in late , Pirates Charities focuses on three core areas of helping to better the lives of our youth through health, fitness and education initiatives, assisting our former and current military personnel and their families, and supporting all of those who have been affected by cancer.
To learn more about Pirates Charities and contribute, visit pirates. Tickets are sold through the last out of the 6th inning and the winning number is announced in the middle of the 8th inning winner need not be present. Raffle ticket sellers are located throughout the ballpark. Please visit pirates.
A discounted menu option is also available. Wristbands will be distributed to ticket buyers in the Pirates Cove section during the game. The Pirates Fan Council is an exclusive online community made up of fans who are interested in sharing their opinions and suggestions about the Pirates to help make all aspects of the fan experience exceed your expectations, from the website, to ticket purchases, to the in-game experience as well as benefits that you receive as a fan.
You may even be asked to give your opinions on potential ballpark improvements, food options, uniform changes, advertising and more. To join the Pirates Fan Council, please visit piratesfancouncil. For more information, please call , or visit our website pirates. Under the provisions of the Official Playing Rules, the Umpire-in-Chief has the sole and unquestioned authority to determine whether and when play will be halted during a game; whether and when play will be resumed; and whether and when a game will be terminated because of bad weather or unfit playing conditions.
The Official Playing Rules provide that when a game is temporarily suspended for rain, umpires must wait 30 minutes before calling the game. Should there be a second suspension of play, umpires will wait at least 45 minutes before calling a game. For third and any subsequent rain delays umpires are instructed wait at least 30 minutes before calling a game. If a game is postponed or canceled, please visit pirates. At select games, Guests are eligible to receive a promotional item upon entry into the ballpark, based on advertised promotional guidelines.
In order to receive a promotional item, Guests must have a valid ticket and enter the ballpark by passing through one of the ballpark gates.
Please refer to the promotional schedule. Season Ticket Holders, who opted-in to the Guaranteed Giveaway program, can expect to receive their promotional items in two shipments: one in July and one in October. Organizations requesting promotional items for fundraising events and donation purposes should visit pirates. The rights granted herein to the MLB Entities are assignable. Guests who are in need of a quiet area can visit the Main Guest Relations Office located at the bottom of the Peoples Home Plate Rotunda or a quiet area located in Legacy Square and use a private room. Samples of these items that are not permitted in the ballpark include balloons, Bluetooth speaker, drones, fireworks, footballs, Frisbee discs, hoverboards, inflatable balls, laser pointers, motorcycle helmets and weapons of any kind.
If a Guest experiences difficulties with other Guest s and is in need of assistance or would like to report a safety concern in the ballpark, contact the nearest Team Member or operations personnel. Also see Security Text and Umbrella Policy. It's a great way to say "Happy Birthday" or "Congratulations! A maximum of 20 messages are displayed during every home game.
For more information about scoreboard messages, please contact the Scoreboard Message Hotline at or email scoreboardmessages pirates. Message forms are also available online at pirates. A service fee will be applied to online orders. All messages are subject to availability and the Pirates have the right to refuse any request. All donations benefit Pirates Charities. The Pirates cater to Season Ticket Holders and offer a variety of discounted ticket packages. Season Ticket plans can include Full Season, games, or games.
A replica of the wall is located on the Main Concourse at Section The safety of our Guests will always be the Pirates' top priority. Also see Gate Policy. If a Guest experiences difficulties with other Guest s in the ballpark or is in need of assistance from ballpark operations personnel for any other issue medical, security, etc. The request will be received by PNC Park security, and the appropriate personnel will be dispatched to the appropriate location to respond to the request, as needed. Standard text messaging rates may apply.
Partnering with KultureCity, PNC Park is striving to make Pirates games more inclusive and comfortable for guests with sensory processing needs.
Sensory Bags containing fidget toys, noise-cancelling headphones, weighted lap pads, and other sensory resources are available at no charge in the Main Guest Relations Office located at the bottom of the Peoples Home Plate Rotunda. A valid credit card or acceptable form of picture identification, such as a valid driver's license or non-driver government-issued photo ID card, is required as a deposit.
Additionally, Pirates team members are trained to recognize opportunities to assist with these guests' enjoyment of the game. A limited number of standing room tickets will be made available for sold-out games, per the discretion of the Pirates. Standing room viewing will only be allowed in certain areas of the Jim Beam Left Field Lounge, Main Concourse, Rotundas and Riverwalk that do not block the view or game enjoyment of other Guests, including those with ADA accessible seats.
Theme tickets are special tickets for select games throughout the season that provide an opportunity for fans with shared interests to enjoy a game together. In order to receive access to theme ticket items or exclusive game-day activities, fans MUST purchase a theme ticket. For a full list of theme nights please visit pirates. Exchanges: There are no exchanges for individual game or group tickets. Season Tickets are eligible for exchange based on availability and with some restrictions. Tickets must be exchanged at least 24 hours in advance of the game date for which they were intended.
Pricing: The Pirates use a real time pricing model that more accurately reflects the demand for each game and provides Guests with more price options. With advanced metrics linked to the Pirates' ticketing system, the ticket prices are adjusted upward or downward based on the demand for each game. This provides Guests with greater price flexibility based on real-time market conditions. The Pirates are not responsible for lost, stolen, or duplicated tickets. A ticket holder assumes all risk associated with the purchase of this ticket from anyone other than the Pirates or their designated agents.
If your season tickets are stolen, you must file a police report and submit a copy to the Pirates, so that your tickets can be reprinted free-of-charge. Call the Season Ticket Service Department at for more information and assistance. Rain Checks: If a regulation game is not played on the game date printed on the ticket, please refer to pirates. Please retain your ticket stub for the regulation game that was not played as it will need to be presented at the time of exchange.
Any reselling of tickets must comply with Pennsylvania law and the City of Pittsburgh's ordinance. No ticket may be resold or offered for resale inside PNC Park.