New rates effective from April 1st, 2014 00hrs.
Note that the unit rate applicable to vessels in transit passes from 4.52 to 4.56 cents per ton of gross tonnage.
This increase of 0.9% corresponds to the consumer price index (CPI) published by Statistics Canada for the period of January 1st to December 31st, 2013, pursuant to maintenance dredging fee services effective as of the 1st of June 2003.
To see the Maintenance Dredging Services Tonnage Fees, visit the Canada Gazette’s site, Volume 137, no 23 of Saturday, June 7, 2003. You will find the details on page 82 of the PDF document.
For information concerning maintenance dredging services fee billing and collection, contact:Marine Services Fees Billing, Collection and Compliance Division
For general information concerning maintenance dredging services fee for the St Lawrence waterway, contact:Frédéric Filion, ing