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  • There are applicable statutory and non-statutory charges at Sydney Harbour. Such charges are levied to all commercial vessels, including cargo and passenger vessels, piloted fishing vessels, research vessels and piloted tugs.

    Navigation - 2018/19

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    Charge levied to ensure safe navigation of vessels through Sydney Harbour and for the provision of various services such as: Navigation Aids, Emergency Response and Port Operations, among others Rate per Vessel Gross Tonnage x Port Entry Sydney Harbour's Navigation Service Charges

    Pilotage - 2018/19

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    Charge levied to all piloted movements, both in and out of Sydney Harbour. It is compulsory for all commercial vessels, unless exempted by section 75 of the Marine Safety Act 1998 Rate per Movement = [Boarding Fee + Rate per Vessel's Gross Tonnage on a Tier basis] Sydney Harbour's Pilotage Charges

    Site Occupation - 2018/19

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    Fee levied for the use of Sydney Harbour's common user, lease and passenger berths. The fee applies to vessels occupying all or part of a berth, discharging/debarking and loading/embarking cargoes or passengers, or for any other planned and approved activity at the berth (i.e. planned maintenance). Site Occupation for general cargo and other approved vessel activities at berth are charge on an hourly basis, whereas Site Occupation for Passenger Vessels is charged on a per passenger fee Non-Passenger Vessels: Hourly Rate x Hours At Berth Sydney Harbour's Site Occupation for Non-Passengers Vessels
    Passenger Vessels: Rate per Passenger x Slot x Total Chargeable Incoming Passengers Sydney Harbour's Site Occupation for Passengers Vessel

    Wharfage - 2018/19

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    Charge levied for the provision of wharf and berth infrastructure and other services such as: Trade Facilitation, Transport Coordination, Serviced Land or Berth Specific Dredging Rate x Revenue Tonne Volume Sydney Harbour's Wharfage Charges

    Miscellaneous Charges for Passenger Vessels - 2018/19

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    Charges levied to all Passenger Vessels in relation to Security, Cleaning and Hiring of Furniture, among others Flat rate per Day and per Vessel and Recoverable Charge Sydney Harbour's Miscellaneous Charges for Passenger Vessels

    Click here to access information on the Good Neighbour Charge - White Bay Cruise Terminal Noise Mitigation Strategy

    Download the entire FY 2017/18 Schedule of Port Charges for Port Authority of New South Wales

    Pricing - information for stakeholders

    New Pricing for Financial Year 2018/2019

    Port Authority’s letter on the new pricing for the 2018/19 financial year

     


    Other Pricing Changes

    Port Authority’s letter on Removal of Fuel Surcharge

    Pricing Enquiries

    For further information regarding port charges in Sydney Harbour, please contact:

    Commercial Team
    Senior Commercial Analyst
    phone: +61 2 9296 4999
    email: vjuan-vega@portauthoritynsw.com.au
    Invoice Enquiries
    Revenue Coordinator
    phone: +61 2 9296 4999
    email: revenue@portauthoritynsw.com.au