Commercial Port Fees & Charges - Schedule of Tariffs 2021/22

Information current as at 1 July 2021

Ships in Port loading will be charged tariffs applicable from their date of departure.

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Commercial Port Fees & Charges 2021/22

Port of Geraldton

Schedules Rates represent the standard port charges compliant with statutory requirements as at publication.

Ship Charge:

The Ship Charge will be calculated on the Gross Registered Tonnage of the Vessel and charged to the Ship via the Agent. The Ship Charge will also include the use of Shore Tensioning Units at the discretion of the Harbour Master.

$ per GRT
Inc GST Exc GST
Commercial Vessels: $3.5018 $3.1835
Passenger Vessel: $0.7704 $0.7004
Shift ship charge per movement excluding towage: $0.2239 $0.2035

Berth Hire Charge:

The Berth Hire Charge is for vessels that remain alongside a port berth when not working cargo unless prevented by weather, surge or swell or otherwise at the discretion of Harbour Master. The Berth hire charge shall be calculated on an hourly basis and charged to the Vessel via the Agent.

$ per Hour
Inc GST Exc GST
All Vessels $265.41 $241.29

Wharfage Charge at all Berths:

The Wharfage Charge for bulk cargoes is calculated on the gross tonnes loaded or unloaded and charged to the importer or exporter of the cargo. This charge is solely for use of the wharf and does not include charges for any loading or unloading service.

$ per Tonne
Inc GST Exc GST
Wharfage for Bulk Cargoes $2.2073 $2.0066
Wharfage for fuel discharge (includes firefighting) $3.9282 $3.5711
Wharfage for Container, Breakbulk & Project Cargo: POA POA
Minimum wharfage (shall be charged per vessel): $6,476 $5,887

Berth 4 & 5 Ship Loading Charges:

The Ship Loading Charge for bulk cargoes utilising the Bulk Handling Facility on Berth 4 or 5 is calculated in relation to the gross tonnes loaded and charged to the importer or exporter of the cargo.

$ per Tonne
Inc GST Exc GST
Berth 4: $5.0948 $4.6316
Berth 5: $5.7278 $5.2071

Rail Terminal Charges:

Inc GST Exc GST
Train unloaded charge (per tonne): $1.9347 $1.7588
Rail terminal access fee (per train): $644.16 $585.60

Fuel Pipeline Charge:

$ per Tonne
Inc GST Exc GST
$0.2229 $0.2026

Fresh water:

Inc GST Exc GST
Per kilolitre GST Free $3.80

Sundry, Additional & Laydown Charges:

From time to time you may be charged extra fees and expenses for additional resources and/or equipment. These fees are price on application (POA).

Trading Terms:

Trading terms are strictly 14 days from invoice, interest charges at 1.0% per month apply on all overdue accounts.

Scheduled Rates:

Port users may direct any further queries in relation to scheduled standard and miscellaneous port charges to our Trade department (trade@midwestports.com.au or 08 9964 0520).

Fishing Boat Harbour Charges

FBH Schedule of Tariffs 2021/22

Pen Size / Payment Options

3 days

7 Days

30 Days

90 Days

Annual

6M.

$100

$155

$505

$920

$3,360

10M.

$110

$255

$840

$1,535

$5,600

12M.

$135

$305

$1,010

$1,840

$6,710

14M.

$155

$355

$1,180

$2,145

$7,830

15M.

$165

$380

$1,260

$2,300

$8,390

16M.

$180

$405

$1,345

$2,450

$8,950

18M.

$200

$455

$1,515

$2,760

$10,070

20M.

$220

$505

$1,680

$3,065

$11,190

21M.

$235

$530

$1,765

$3,220

$11,750

22M.

$245

$555

$1,850

$3,370

$12,310

25M.

$275

$630

$2,100

$3,830

$13,990

The availability of a pen is strictly at the discretion of MWPA. There shall be no guarantee of position and MWPA may require you to move pens to accommodate us from time to time.

Wharf & Short-Term Jetty:

Price on Application.

Trading Terms:

*    Payment by credit card on application of pen

**   Annual fees shall be paid within 14 days of issuing. Fees that are not paid within the trading terms shall be recalculated to the actual duration paid.

Scheduled Rates:

Potential port users may direct any further queries in relation to scheduled standard and miscellaneous port charges to our Trade department (trade@midwestports.com.au or 08 9964 0520)