Towage Dues

What Normal Rates (€) Other Rates(€)*
For vessels up to 3,000 gross tons (gt) 290 395
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 3,001 and 6,000 365 520
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 6,001 and 10,000 460 660
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 10,001 and 13,000 550 795
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 13,001 and 16,000 640 930
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 16,001 and 20,000 780 1130
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 20,001 and 24,000 900 1315
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 24,001 and 35,000 1025 1495
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 35,001 and 45,000 1115 1635
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 45,001 and 60,000 1225 1805
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 60,001 and 80,000 1360 2010
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 80,001 and 100,000 1495 2215
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 100,001 and 150,000 1610 2370
For vessels of gross tons (gt) between 150,001 and 200,000 1760 2600
For vessels exceeding 200,000 gross tons (gt) 1910 2830

*Rates applicable between 1800hrs of one day and 0600hrs of the next following day and at any time on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

Other charges are levied for additional services. L.N.373 of 2010.

Pilotage Dues

Ships not exceeding 500 gt € 183.00
Ships exceeding 500 gt but not exceeding 1000 gt € 195.00
Ships exceeding 1000 gt but not exceeding 2000 gt
€ 207.00
Ships exceeding 2000 gt but not exceeding 3500 gt € 217.00
Ships exceeding 3500 gt but not exceeding 5000 gt € 229.00
Ships exceeding 5000 gt but not exceeding 7000 gt € 241.00
Ships exceeding 7000 gt but not exceeding 10,000 gt € 251.00
Ships exceeding 10,000 gt but not exceeding 15,000 gt € 263.00
Ships exceeding 15,000 gt but not exceeding 20,000 gt € 275.00
Ships exceeding 20,000 gt but not exceeding 25,000 gt € 287.00
Ships exceeding 25,000 gt but not exceeding 30,000 gt € 297.00
Ships exceeding 30,000 gt but not exceeding 40,000 gt € 321.00
For every additional 10,000 gt or part thereof in excess of 40,000 gt € 51.00

Other charges are levied for additional services in terms of the Maritime Pilotage Regulations 2008 (S.L. 499.26).

Port Dues

TheL.N. 469 of 2010 - Port Dues (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations, 2010, enlisting all relevant Port Dues can be downloaded from here.

These dues are charged at a standard rate according to the Net Registered Tonnage of a ship:

  • Steam vessels (not exceeding 2,000 tons): Each period of seven days or part thereof during which the vessel remains in port - For every 500 tons or part thereof € 35
  • Steam vessels (exceeding 2,000 tons): Each period of seven days or part thereof during which the vessel remains in port - For the first 2,000 tons € 170 For every 1,000 tons or part thereof in excess of 2,000 tons € 17

Port Dues payable in respect of laid-up vessels

  • Laid-up vessels, whether registered in Malta or otherwise, shall pay port dues as follows:
  • vessels not exceeding 10 tons - € 20 per vessel for every period of seven days or part thereof
  • vessels exceeding 10 tons but not exceeding 50 tons - € 40 per vessel for every period of seven days or part thereof
  • vessels exceeding 50 tons but not exceeding 100 tons - € 65 per vessel for every period of seven days or part thereof
  • vessels exceeding 100 tons but not exceeding 500 tons - € 85 per vessel for every period of seven days or part thereof

Laid-up vessels exceeding 500 tons shall pay port dues as follows:

  • vessels not exceeding 2,000 tons - € 70 for every 500 tons or part thereof in respect of every period of seven days or part thereof
  • vessels exceeding 2,000 tons for the first 2,000 tons - € 350 in respect of every period or part thereof for every 1,000 tons or part thereof in excess of 2,000 tons - € 35 in respect of every period of seven days or part thereof
  • S.L. 499.04

Berthage & Anchorage Dues

Every vessel at a berth or anchored in an anchorage zone under the control and management of the Authority shall be subject to berthage or anchorage dues for every period of 24 hours and part thereof as follows.

  Berthage Dues AnchorageDues as from 1st May 2010 AnchorageDues as from 1st May 2011
LOA less than 80m € 80 € 110 € 160
LOA between 80m and 200m € 115 € 160 € 230
LOA over 200m € 175 € 245 € 350

Other charges are levied for additional services in terms of the Regulations. S.L. 499.38.

Mooring or Unmooring Dues

Ships not exceeding 30,000 tons € 100
Ships exceeding 30,000 tons and not exceeding 80,000 tons € 150
Ships exceeding 80,000 tons and not exceeding 110,000 tons € 200
Ships exceeding 110,000 tons and not exceeding 140,000 tons € 250
Ships exceeding 140,000 tons and not exceeding 170,000 tons € 300
For every additional 10,000 tons or part thereof in excess of 170,000 tons € 15

Additional mooring or unmooring dues at the rate of 15% on the standard rates shall be payable in respect of services rendered between 1900 hrs and 0700 hrs on Sundays and public holidays.

Other charges are levied for additional services in terms of the Regulations. (Second Schedule Regulation 29 Tariff for Mooring Services)

Water Taxi Services Tarriffs

Type of trip Fare €
Direct trips between landing places within the same port or internal waters up to two passengers 5.00
Direct trips between landing places within the same port or internal waters for every additional passenger 2.50
Direct trips between landing places within the zones as indicated in the Second Schedule, trips within the same zone, up to two passengers 10.00
Direct trips between landing places within the zones as indicated in the Second Schedule, trips within the same zone, for every additional passenger 5.00
Trips between neighbouring zones up to two passengers 15.00
Trips between neighbouring zones for every additional passenger 7.50
Trips between other zones up to two passengers 40.00
Trips between other zones for every additional passenger 10.00
Water tours up to two passengers, for every hour or part thereof 40.00
Water tours for every additional passenger, for every hour or part thereof 10.00
Water tours Waiting charge for every hour or part thereof 20.00

S.L. 499.55