Schedule of Charges

Unless otherwise noted:

  • All rates are effective from 1 October 2017
  • All prices exclude GST
  • Standard Terms and Conditions apply
  • All rates are quoted in New Zealand Dollars

Marine Services Charges

Channel Navigation

Includes Pilotage, Beacons & Lights, Channel Dredging, Mole Maintenance and Harbour Control. Rate is per visit.

 Rate Per Visit
 Lower Harbour (Port Chalmers)Upper Harbour (Dunedin)
Channel Navigation $0.44 per GT $0.57 per GT
- Minimum Charge $3,125 $3,500
Vessels over 65,000 GT $33,000 + $0.11 per GT above 65,000 N/A
Pilot Exempt Vessels $0.34 per GT $0.45 per GT
- Minimum Charge $1,100 $1,100
Channel Navigation for shifting vessel from Dunedin to Port Chalmers or vice versa $0.18 per GT $0.18 per GT
- Minimum Charge $850 $850
Shift Vessel within Dunedin or Port Chalmers Berths $0.12 per GT $0.12 per GT
- Minimum Charge $750 $750

 

Towage

Includes tug and labour within harbour limits, prices quoted per tug per leg.

 Lower Harbour 
(Port Chalmers)
Upper Harbour 
(Dunedin)
Towage Rate $0.165 per GT $0.21 per GT
Minimum Charge $1,650 $1,650
Maximum Charge $4,350 $4,350
Shift Vessel (per hour) $1,725 $1,725

Berthage

Berthage is charged on a per day basis (24 hours or part thereof) from the time the vessel berths. It covers berth hire and lighting.

 Lower Harbour 
(Port Chalmers)
Upper Harbour 
(Dunedin)
Berthage per day (24 hours) or part thereof. $0.13 per GT $0.13 per GT
Min. charge for Vessels up to 500 GT $98 $98
Min. charge for Vessels over 500 GT $124 $124
Maximum charge per day $7,750 $7,750
Linesmen - per man, per shift $116.00 $116.00

Fishing Tariff

  Vessel Shift
Within Dunedin or Port Chalmers
Channel Navigation
- Minimum Charge
$0.55 per GT
$575

$375
Pilot Exempt Vessels
- Minimum Charge
$0.35 per GT
$150
 
Towage, per tug move $0.20 per GT  
Min. charge for vessels, 3000 GT & under $995 $995
Min. charge for vessels over 3000 GT $1550 $1550
Berthage, per day or part thereof
- Minimum Charge
$0.12 per GT

$90
 
Linesmen (if required) $116.00 per man  

Gangway (if required) - per day

- Per hour (up to 6 hours)

$550

$95 per hour

 

Wharfage

Containerised Cargo

Full Containers 20' $67
40' $134
Empty Containers 20' $30
40' $60

Non-Containerised Cargo

CommodityUnitRate
Bulk Liquid Fuels 1000l $4.90
Bitumen Tonne $5.25
Fertiliser Tonne $4.90
Bulk Cement Tonne $3.50
LPG Tonne $3.85
Scrap Metal Tonne $4.35
Fish Tonne $4.30
Sawn Timber m3 $4.90
All other Cargoes (Tonne or m3) $5.80

 

LogsWharfage and Storage
Wharfage and Storage $7.75 jas m3
Wharf Cleaning $0.55 jas m3

The storage rate covers the first four weeks (28 days) or part thereof. If the storage requirement exceeds 28 days, an additional charge of $1.50 per jas m3 is payable for each subsequent period of 7 days (or part thereof).

Importer/Exporter Inspections (Full)

All rates are exclusive of GST

Importer/Exporter Full Inspections 20’ & 40’ $129.00
Customs Scan $129.00

Transit Charge (Full)

All rates are exclusive of GST

Receive full container by road/rail and release by road/rail $145.00 plus storage charge

Export Storage (Full)

All rates are exclusive of GST

PeriodContainerRate
All Periods 20' $15.00 per day
40' $30.00 per day

A free storage period of ten days prior to the vessel arrival will be allowed.

Demurrage (Import Storage)

All rates are exclusive of GST

PeriodContainerRate
All Periods 20' $35.00 per day
40' $70.00 per day

For details of availability, refer to the Demurrage Schedule

A free storage period of three days after the day of vessel departure will be provided. This free storage period will include a minimum of two clear business days. After the free storage period ends, any chargeable days will include weekends and public holidays.

Reefer Monitoring Charges

All rates are exclusive of GST

Reefer Monitoring $30.00 per day

Extra Moves (Containers)

All rates are exclusive of GST

ContainerRate
20' $35.00
40' $70.00

Contacts

Port Otago - Customer Services

Enquiries should be directed to Customer Services

+63 3 472 9876

Email: customerservices@portotago.co.nz

Christchurch and Timaru cargo

Enquiries should be directed to Customer Services

+64 3 357 2146

Email: southgaterail@portotago.co.nz

Vehicle Imports

Wharfage Per Vehicle $70
Per Truck/oversized & Heavy equipment $92
De-vanning Per Vehicle (Cars/Trucks)
(additional handling charges may apply)
$139
Caravans
(additional handling charges may apply)
$216
Delivery Per Car $33
Per Truck/oversized & Heavy equipment $92
Cleaning Steam Clean $139
Wash $98
Wash Wheel Arches $98
Wash Radiator $33
Wash Spare Wheel $22
Vacuum Interior $76
Vacuum Boot / Bonnet $44
Vacuum Engine $44
Vacuum Firewall $33
Clean Deck $98
Storage A free storage period of 3 business days applies from the time the vehicle becomes available for collection by the importer
Per Vehicle, per day (after free storage period) $70

Security

ISPS Code Level

All vessels excluding containers, cruise, leisure and fishing vessels

Vessel Security Charge $275 per visit

Full Container Security

Import or Export but excluding Transhipment containers

Full Container Security Fee $3.00 per container

Cruise Vessel Security

Up to 500 Passengers $750 per Vessel
501-1000 Passengers $1,200 per Vessel
1001 Passengers Plus $1,800 per Vessel

Security Charges at all Dunedin Wharves

(includes Ravensbourne, Oil, LPG and conventional berths)

ISPS Vessels berthing at Dunedin Wharves will incur extra Security Charges for additional security personnel to ensure that we are compliant under the ISPS Code and Maritime Security Act 2004.

The number of guards will depend on the type of operation the ship is conducting (i.e. logs, scrap, cement), the berth involved and facilities required. Port Otago uses a preferred Security Company to provide guards. More information is available from the Port Security Manager (021-229 8714)

Other Charges

Garbage Disposal

200l Drum $78.00
Small Drum $60.00
Bag/Small Can $28.00
Loose Garbage/Waste - first 300kg $3.85 per kg
Loose Garbage/Waste - over 300kg $2.75 per kg

Water

Water supplied to vessels $4.05 per 1000 litres
Minimum Charge – up to 5,000 GRT $102.00
Minimum Charge – over 5,000 GRT $130.00

Electricity

Connection / Disconnection $140
Daily Rate $0.82
Electricity Consumption Summer 1/9 to 31/3 $0.19 per unit
Winter 1/4 to 31/8 $0.30 per unit

Gangway Hire (includes crane hire)

Hire per day/part thereof
Includes positioning within Port Chalmers and Labour
$1025
Positioning gangway to Dunedin
(Additional to above)
$390
Dunedin brow per day $515

Wharf Lights

Oil Wharf $2.45 per light per hour
Ravensdown Wharf $2.45 per light per hour
Log Marshalling $3.60 per hour per Tower

Labour Hire

Per Hour Per person $77
Minimum 1 hour

Equipment Hire

Hamilton Crane per Hour $110
Minimum 1 hour

Over-Dimensional Surcharge

Standard $105
Wires required $420
Crane $1390 (per hour)

Slipway

Please contact Sean Bolt General Manager Marine and Infrastructure +64 3 472 9791 to discuss use of the slipway.