Ports and Harbours - Rates on Vessels

Rates for vessels - from 1st April 2021

DescriptionDuration / periodNet (21/22)
£
VAT
£
Gross (21/22)
£
PIERS AND HARBOURS  - RATES - VESSELS
1 - Basic Rate  - all vessels to be charged at this rate unless eligible for categories 2, 3, 4 - see comment 2
Up to 5 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 12.800.0012.80
Up to 6 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 15.400.0015.40
Up to 7 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 17.700.0017.70
Up to 8 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 20.400.0020.40
Up to 9 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 22.900.0022.90
Up to 10 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 25.500.0025.50
Over 10 metres in length - charge per metrePer visit up to 24 hours 2.500.002.50
Up to 5 metres in lengthWeekly63.400.0063.40
Up to 6 metres in lengthWeekly76.050.0076.05
Up to 7 metres in lengthWeekly88.650.0088.65
Up to 8 metres in lengthWeekly103.100.00103.10
Up to 9 metres in lengthWeekly115.050.00115.05
Up to 10 metres in lengthWeekly126.800.00126.80
Up to 5 metres in lengthSummer465.050.00465.05
Up to 6 metres in lengthSummer558.000.00558.00
Up to 7 metres in lengthSummer651.000.00651.00
Up to 8 metres in lengthSummer744.000.00744.00
Up to 9 metres in lengthSummer837.000.00837.00
Up to 10 metres in lengthSummer930.100.00930.10
Up to 5 metres in lengthWinter338.200.00338.20
Up to 6 metres in lengthWinter405.850.00405.85
Up to 7 metres in lengthWinter473.600.00473.60
Up to 8 metres in lengthWinter541.050.00541.05
Up to 9 metres in lengthWinter608.750.00608.75
Up to 10 metres in lengthWinter676.350.00676.35
1a - Any ship of a gross tonnage less than 15 tonnes or used for recreation or pleasure -  charge is subject to 20% VAT
Up to 5 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 10.882.1813.05
Up to 6 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 12.962.5915.55
Up to 7 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 15.133.0318.15
Up to 8 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 17.253.4520.70
Up to 9 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 19.463.8923.35
Up to 10 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 21.584.3225.90
Over 10 metres in length - charge per metrePer visit up to 24 hours 2.170.432.60
Up to 5 metres in lengthWeekly53.9210.7864.70
Up to 6 metres in lengthWeekly64.6312.9377.55
Up to 7 metres in lengthWeekly75.4215.0890.50
Up to 8 metres in lengthWeekly87.7117.54105.25
Up to 9 metres in lengthWeekly97.7119.54117.25
Up to 10 metres in lengthWeekly107.7921.56129.35
Up to 5 metres in lengthSummer395.2579.05474.30
Up to 6 metres in lengthSummer474.2994.86569.15
Up to 7 metres in lengthSummer553.33110.67664.00
Up to 8 metres in lengthSummer632.38126.48758.85
Up to 9 metres in lengthSummer711.46142.29853.75
Up to 10 metres in lengthSummer790.54158.11948.65
Up to 5 metres in lengthWinter287.5057.50345.00
Up to 6 metres in lengthWinter344.9268.98413.90
Up to 7 metres in lengthWinter402.4680.49482.95
Up to 8 metres in lengthWinter459.9291.98551.90
Up to 9 metres in lengthWinter517.50103.50621.00
Up to 10 metres in lengthWinter575.04115.01690.05
2 - Vessels actively engaged in a commercial undertaking.
If registered:- per gross registered tonne (see comment 3) 0.450.000.45
If not registered then:    
Up to 5 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 6.560.006.56
Up to 10 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 12.980.0012.98
Up to 15 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 19.540.0019.54
Up to 20 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 25.910.0025.91
Up to 25 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 32.520.0032.52
Up to 30 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 39.430.0039.43
Over 30 metres in length - charge per metrePer visit up to 24 hours 1.430.001.43
Up to 5 metres in lengthWeekly31.900.0031.90
Up to 10 metres in lengthWeekly64.040.0064.04
Up to 15 metres in lengthWeekly95.760.0095.76
Up to 20 metres in lengthWeekly128.530.00128.53
Up to 25 metres in lengthWeekly160.610.00160.61
Up to 30 metres in lengthWeekly192.810.00192.81
3 - All vessels operating a scheduled ferry or pleasure service per gross registered tonne.  0.12550.000.1255
Unmanned Pier 0.12550.000.1255
Laying up of ferry at a non ferry/commercial berth 0.37000.000.40
4 - Vessels regularly engaged in commercial fishing and paying appropriate fish landing dues to Council.
Up to 10 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 2.960.002.96
Up to 15 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 4.380.004.38
Up to 20 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 5.880.005.88
Up to 25 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 7.350.007.35
Up to 30 metres in lengthPer visit up to 24 hours 8.780.008.78
Over 30 metres in length - charge per metre 0.450.000.45
Up to 10 metres in lengthWeekly15.020.0015.02
Up to 15 metres in lengthWeekly22.630.0022.63
Up to 20 metres in lengthWeekly30.100.0030.10
Up to 25 metres in lengthWeekly37.710.0037.71
Up to 30 metres in lengthWeekly44.940.0044.94
Up to 10 metres in lengthAnnual charge391.300.00391.30
Up to 15 metres in lengthAnnual charge587.000.00587.00
Up to 20 metres in lengthAnnual charge780.500.00780.50
Up to 25 metres in lengthAnnual charge980.550.00980.55
Up to 30 metres in lengthAnnual charge1,169.500.001,169.50

 

Notes:

1. The category and rate under which a vessel is to be charged must be paid at the time of the berthing or on invoicing as appropriate.

2. All vessels are liable for dues at the Basic Rate. Only those, which are actively engaged in the relevant activity, are eligible for Category 2,3 or 4.

3. All vessels actively engaged in commercial undertaking, these would be subject to minimum payment by length as for unregistered vessels.

4. Rothesay and Campbeltown Pontoon are not managed by Argyll and Bute and are subject to their own charges.

5. The above rates and dues include for Port Waste Facilities to the level required by local and leisure craft. Any requirements for additional waste facilities or specialised waste disposal, in terms of the Merchant Shipping & Fishing Vessels (Port Waste Reception Facilities) Regulations 2003, must be made to the Service Director at least 24 hours in advance. This cost shall be paid prior to the provision of the service.

6. Concession rates for unlimited use will be available only for vessels “regularly sailing”. Additional dues will be required for vessels, which have made payment for unlimited use but are not “regularly sailing”. A vessel will be deemed to be “regularly sailing” if it leaves the installation for a continuous period of not less than 6 hours between 0600 hours and 2000 hours in any one day for more than 14 days.

7. Periods are:

  • Summer period April to September inclusive, or part thereof.
  • Winter period October to March inclusive, or part thereof.

8. All concession rates for unlimited use must be paid for in advance of the period for which they cover. Failure to do so will result in full rates being applied.

9. VAT Zero Rating only applies where the vessels are "qualifying ships". A "qualifying ship" is legally defined as any ship of a gross tonnage of not less than 15 tonnes and neither designed nor adapted for use for recreation or pleasure. The customer is a business customer who belongs outside the UK (it does not matter what size the vessel is). 

In relation to the foregoing charges,  the relevant Executive Director, where they consider it to be in the commercial interests of the Council and after consultation with the relevant Policy Lead and the Head of Financial Services, is authorised to negotiate and agree variations of the foregoing charges for individual users or classes of users of the facilities in respect of their respective use of the facilities and the charges as varied shall be applied to such use as the Executive Director  shall deem appropriate. In addition, the Executive Director is authorised, after consultation with the relevant Policy Lead and the Head of Financial Services, to put in place a suitable booking procedures for harbour and airport facilities and to take into account, inter alia, the level of bookings made by individual users or classes of users when agreeing variations of the foregoing charges with individual users or classes of users.

                                          

Campbeltown Harbour - Pilot Boat Table of Charges

All berths and anchorages within Campbeltown Loch (1st April 2021 to 31st March 2022)  

 

DescriptionPrice

 

Boarding or Landing of Pilot, Vessel less than 120m loa 

 

 

£780

 

Boarding or Landing of Pilot, Vessel 120m loa or greater but less than 150m loa

 

 

£1060

 

 

Boarding or Landing of Pilot, Vessel 150m loa or greater

 

 

£1350

 

Boat used to push / assist with Vessel manoeuvring

 

 

£570

 

Running Vessel mooring lines at New Quay

 

 

£390

 

Hire of boat for any other purpose, rate advised per job (subject to a minimum hire rate of £780, as per vessel less than 120m loa above)

 

 

£TBC

 

Notes:

Boat services are normally booked via the Campbeltown Harbour Master.

If a booking is cancelled in excess of 12 hours from the vessel arrival / departure time or the booked job time, no charge will be applied. If a cancellation takes place 12 hours or less from the vessel arrival / departure time or the booked job time then the full charge for the programmed job will be applied.

Payment terms are 30 days from date of invoice.

Campbeltown Pilots - Port of Campbeltown Licensed Maritime Pilots

Table of Charges

All berths and anchorages within Campbeltown Loch  

DescriptionPrice

Basic Charge*  

   £0.080 per gross tonne  

   (international tonnage certificate) per act of Pilotage  

  

Travel Charge  

   £245 per act of Pilotage  

  

Accommodation  

   £75 per night / rest day  

  

Subsistence  

   £50 per day or part thereof  

Cancellation  

   £500 if advised within 48 to 18 hours of vessel’s advised arrival time    Minimum basic charge* plus expenses applies if advised less than 18        hours from vessel’s advised arrival time  

  

Short Order  

  £500 if less than 48 hours notice of vessel’s arrival time received  

   

Delay  

  £50 per hour or part thereof  

Detention /   

Standby /   

Meetings/  

Miscellaneous  

  £120 per hour or part thereof. Chargeable when Pilot detained onboard      or requested to attend the vessel by Master, Agent or Campbeltown    Harbour Master, other than for a vessel movement, or for attendance at         planning meetings  

  

PEC Charge  

  For vessels operating with a valid PEC, a levy of 15% of the sum of the    appropriate Pilotage charge (net of any expenses) and Pilot boat boarding    and landing charge applicable to that vessel for each arrival, departure or    shift will be charged. Invoices will be raised at the end of each calendar    month for charges applicable in the preceding month.  

  

  Notes:  

*The minimum Basic Charge per act of Pilotage is £750.

               Normally one travel charge, one accommodation charge and one subsistence charge will apply per act of Pilotage.

Additional accommodation and / or subsistence charges may apply in the event that a Pilot is required to remain on standby locally for the duration of the vessel’s stay (as determined by Campbeltown Harbour Master or Ships Agent / Terminal Operator), or is unable to leave the area due to weather etc.

             A Pilot is normally booked via the Campbeltown Harbour Master. 

  Payment terms are 30 days from date of invoice.