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Harbour Dues


Commercial Mooring Fees

 

2016 Schedule of charges for Commercial Vessels pursuant to Sections 26 and 27 of the Harbours Act 1964. Charges apply 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017.

 

Vessels Licenced for OVER 12 PASSENGERS Inclusive of VAT Rates

 

Passenger Vessel - Ferry Services (prices include VAT @ 20% (black text) and are Zero Rated for VAT (red text))

Size Up to 15 GRT £ 16 to 49 GRT £ 50 to 99 GRT £ 100 to 499 GRT £ 500 to 999 GRT £ 1000 to 1499 GRT £ 1500 to 2599 GRT £
Ship Dues (per GRT per single trip) ** 0.198 0.165 0.109 0.089 0.066 0.043 0.023
Passenger dues per passenger per single trip ** 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198
LHC Landing Dues (per GRT per landing) # 0.523 0.437 0.274 0.170 N/A N/A N/A


"** Applies to all commercial vessels that transit Lymington Harbour Commissioners statutory harbour area for the purpose of operating a ferry / cruise / charter service carrying goods or passengers between a shore side facility in Lymington and another destination (or vice versa). Ships dues are zero rated for VAT for boats over 15 tonnes (GRT)
# Applies to all commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities. Landing charge based on 'touch and go' - maximum 40 minute stay. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 40 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability). Landing dues are zero rated for VAT for vessels over 15 tonnes (GRT).
Operators are responsible for making an accurate declaration of their GRT, passenger numbers and trips to Lymington Harbour Commissioners.
Operators who make in excess of 6,000 single trips per annum or carry in excess of 100,000 passengers may apply for a compound of harbour dues. A annual declaration of trips/passengers is required.



Passenger Vessel - Pleasure Cruise/Charter Trips (prices include VAT @ 20% (black text) and are Zero Rated for VAT (red text))

Size Up to 15 GRT £ 16 to 49 GRT £ 50 to 99 GRT £ 100 to 499 GRT £ 500 to 999 GRT £ 1000 to 1499 GRT £ 1500 to 2599 GRT £
Ship Dues (per GRT per return trip) ** 0.198 0.165 0.109 0.089 0.066 0.043 0.023
Passenger dues per passenger per return trip ** 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198 0.198
LHC Landing Dues (per GRT per landing) # 0.523 0.437 0.274 0.170 N/A N/A N/A


** Applies to all commercial vessels transiting the river for the purposes of carrying passengers on a pleasure cruise/charter trip departing Lymington and returning the same passengers on the same day without landing at another destination. Ships dues are zero rated for VAT for boats over 15 tonnes (GRT)
# Applies to all commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities. Landing charge based on 'touch and go' - maximum 40 minute stay. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 40 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability). Landing dues are zero rated for VAT for vessels over 15 tonnes (GRT).
Operators are responsible for making an accurate declaration of their GRT, passenger numbers and trips to Lymington Harbour Commissioners.

Operators who make in excess of 3,000 return trips per annum or carry in excess of 100,000 passengers may apply for a compound of harbour dues. A annual declaration of trips/passengers is required.



Passenger Vessel (up to 49GRT) - Annual 'multi-trip' for Cruise/Charter Trips (prices include VAT @ 20%)
Combined Ship Dues / LHC Landing Dues (per GRT per 100 return trips or part thereof) * £55.07
Passenger Dues (per passenger capacity) £9.84

 

Applies to commercial vessels up to 49GRT departing a LHC landing facility for the purposes of carrying passengers on a return pleasure cruise/charter trip, returning the same passengers on the same day without landing at another destination. Ships dues are zero rated for VAT for boats over 15 tonnes (GRT)

* Quarterly trippage declarations must be made in April, July, October and January for the previous three months. Passenger Dues must be paid in advance and will require proof of Passenger Certificate. Harbour/Landing dues will be raised in July, October and January on the basis of each complete 100 trips. In April any 'part thereof' element will be invoiced at the full published rate.

# Applies to commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities. Landing charge based on 'touch and go' - maximum 40 minute stay. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 40 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability).




Vessels Licenced for UP TO 12 PASSENGERS Inclusive of VAT Rates

 

Passenger Vessel - Ferry Service (prices include VAT @ 20%)
Ship Dues (per metre length per single trip) £0.262
Passenger Dues (per passenger per single trip) £0.198
LHC Landing Dues (per metre length per landing) # £0.393


Applies to all commercial vessels that transit Lymington Harbour Commissioners statutory harbour area for the purpose of operating a ferry / cruise / charter service carrying goods or passengers between a shore side facility in Lymington and another destination (or vice versa).
# Applies to all commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities. Landing charge based on 'touch and go' - maximum 30 minute stay. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 30 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability).
Operators are responsible for making an accurate declaration of their length, passenger numbers and trips to Lymington Harbour Commissioners.



Passenger Vessel - Pleasure Cruise/Charter Trips (prices include VAT @ 20%)
Ship Dues (per metre length per return trip) £0.262
Passenger Dues (per passenger per return trip) £0.198
LHC Landing Dues (per metre length per landing) # £0.393


Applies to all commercial vessels transiting the river for the purposes of carrying passengers on a pleasure cruise/charter trip departing Lymington and returning the same passengers on the same day without landing at another destination.
# Applies to all commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities. Landing charge based on 'touch and go' - maximum 30 minute stay. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 30 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability).
Operators are responsible for making an accurate declaration of their length, passenger numbers and trips to Lymington Harbour Commissioners.


Passenger Vessel - Annual 'Multi-Trip - Pleasure Cruise/Charter Trips (prices include VAT @ 20%)
Ship Dues - Resident Annual Mooring Holder (per metre length) ** £20.44
Combined Passenger /LHC Landing Dues permit for LHC mooring holder (up to 125 return trips per annum) # £158.43
Combined Ship Dues/Passenger Dues/LHC Landing Dues permit for visiting boats (max 50 return trips) ## £158.43


** Included within the LHC mooring fee for boats licenced to carry up to 12 passengers.

# Applies to commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities and operating same day return trips without landing passengers at another destination. Landing charge based on 'touch & go' - max 30 minute stay. Berthing fees apply to longer stays. Not valid for ferry services that operate between Lymington and another port/harbour for the purpose of the carriage of goods or passengers. Not valid for vessels making in excess of 125 return trips per annum. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 30 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability).
## Applies to commercial vessels landing on LHC Pontoon/Quay facilities and operating same day return trips without landing at another destination. Landing charge based on 'touch & go' - max 30 minute stay. Berthing fees apply to longer stays. Not valid for ferry services that operate between Lymington and another port/harbour for the purpose of the carriage of goods or passengers. Not valid for vessels making in excess of 50 return trips per annum. Standard short stay berthing fees (charged by length) apply to stays in excess of the 30 min landing period (by agreement & subject to availability).