Vessels Registry Fees Tariff
P.C. 2002-691 2002-04-25
Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Transport, pursuant to paragraphs 48(j)Footnote a and 108(e) of the Canada Shipping Act, hereby makes the annexed Ships Registry and Licensing Fees Tariff.
Return to footnote aS.C. 1998, c. 16, s. 3
Payment of Fees
1 A fee prescribed in this Tariff is payable on application for the service.
Fees Respecting Registration
2 (1) The fee payable for a service set out in column 1 of the table to this section is the fee set out in column 2.
(2) This section does not apply in respect of vessels that are registered in the small vessel register.
Item Column 1 Column 2 Service Fee ($) 1 For processing an application for the initial registration of a vessel 250 2 If the vessel is not registered within 12 months after the date of the application, for each additional period of 12 months or less until the vessel is registered or the application is cancelled 125 3 For processing an application for the registration of a vessel that was registered in Canada, then registered elsewhere than in Canada and is about to be registered in Canada again and issuing a certificate of registry 250 4 For processing an application for the listing of a bare-boat charter and issuing a certificate of registry, for each six-month period 200 5 With respect to suspending the right of a Canadian vessel to fly the Canadian flag while the vessel is shown on the registry of a foreign country as a bare-boat chartered vessel,
(a) for suspending the registration
(b) for reinstating the registration
50 6 For issuing a provisional certificate 150 7 For replacing a certificate of registry or provisional certificate 50 8 For amending the Register or a certificate of registry to reflect an alteration to a vessel and issuing a new certificate of registry 100 9 For amending the Register or a certificate of registry to reflect the transfer of the registry of a vessel to a new port of registry and issuing a new certificate of registry 150 10 For issuing a certificate of deletion from the registry 50 11 For amending the Register to reflect a change of ownership of a Canadian vessel or a share in one and issuing a new certificate of registry 150 12 For temporarily recording a vessel that is about to be built or is under construction in Canada 25 13 For registering a mortgage and entering its discharge in the Register 150 14 For amending the Register to reflect the transfer or transmission of a registered mortgage 150 15 For recording a change to the priorities of mortgages or for recording a court injunction or order 50 16 For approving a change in the name of a Canadian vessel and issuing a new certificate of registry 250 17 For witnessing a declaration before a registrar who is a commissioner of oaths 10 18 For historical research respecting the Register that requires searching through various information sources other than the computer database, per request, for each vessel listed under the category
(a) non-active vessel
(b) active vessel
5 19 For historical research respecting the Register that requires the use of the computer database, for each side of a two-sided printed page 2 20 For issuing transcripts or abstracts of entries in the Register
(a) for each certified copy
(b) for each uncertified copy
- SOR/2005-326, s. 8
- SOR/2007-100, s. 2
- SOR/2013-235, s. 12
Small Commercial Vessel Licences
3 (1) The fee payable for registering a vessel or a fleet of vessels in the small vessel register for a five-year period is $50.
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply in respect of pleasure craft.
(3) For the purposes of this section, fleet of vessels means two or more vessels of less than 5 gross tonnage that are owned by the same person and are not
(a) government vessels; or
(b) vessels owned by and in the service of a municipality or in the exclusive possession of a municipality.
- SOR/2007-100, s. 2
Services Provided out of Hours
4 If a service referred to in this Tariff, including the travelling time related to the service, is provided by a registrar during the hours set out in column 1 of an item of the table to this section, the fee payable, in addition to any other fee payable, is the greater of the fee set out in column 2 and the fee set out in column 3 of the item.
|Item||Column 1||Column 2||Column 3|
|Hours||Fee per Hour or Fraction of an Hour ($)||Minimum Fee ($)|
|1||between 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. Monday to Friday, other than on a holiday||70||140|
|2||any hour on a Saturday or holiday||70||210|
|3||any hour on a Sunday||99||297|
Coming into Force
6 This Tariff comes into force on May 1, 2002.
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