33 CFR 402.11 - Operational surcharges
|Item||Column 1Place in Montreal-Lake Ontario section||Column 2Period after clearance date||Column 3Amount ($) (5 locks) 1|
|1 Prorated on a per-lock basis.|
|(a)||Cape Vincent (downbound) or Cap Saint-Michel (upbound)||(a) 24 hours(b) 24 hours or more but less than 48 hours (c) 48 hours or more but less than 72 hours (d) 72 hours or more but less than 96 hours||20,00040,000 60,000 80,000|
|(b)||Port, dock or wharf within St. Lambert—Iroquois lock segment||(a) 24 hours(b) 24 hours or more but less than 48 hours (c) 48 hours or more but less than 72 hours (d) 72 hours or more but less than 96 hours||n/a20,000 40,000 60,000|
Item description of charges
Rate ($) Montreal to or from Lake Ontario
Rate ($) Welland Canal - Lake Ontario to or from Lake Erie
|1. Subject to item 3, for complete transit of the Seaway, a composite toll, comprising:|
|(1) a charge per gross registered ton of the ship, applicable whether the ship is wholly or partially laden, or is in ballast, and the gross registered tonnage being calculated according to prescribed rules for measurement or under the International Convention on Tonnage Measurement of Ships
|(2) a charge per metric ton of cargo as certified on the ship's manifest or other document, as follows:|
|(3) a charge per passenger per lock||1.6153||1.6153.|
|(4) a lockage charge per Gross Registered Ton of the vessel, as defined in item 1(1), applicable whether the ship is wholly or partially laden, or is in ballast, for transit of the Welland Canal in either direction by cargo ships,||n/a||0.2772.|
|Up to a maximum charge per vessel||n/a||3,877.00.|
|2. Subject to item 3, for partial transit of the Seaway||20 per cent per lock of the applicable charge under items 1(1), 1(2) and 1(4) plus the applicable charge under items 1(3)||13 per cent per lock of the applicable charge under items 1(1), 1(2) and 1(4) plus the applicable charge under items 1(3).|
|3. Minimum charge per vessel per lock transited for full or partial transit of the Seaway||26.92||26.92.|
|4. A charge per pleasure craft per lock transited for full or partial transit of the Seaway, including applicable federal taxes 2||30.00 3||30.00.|
|5. Under the New Business Initiative Program, for cargo accepted as New Business, a percentage rebate on the applicable cargo charges for the approved period||20%||20%.|
|6. Under the Volume Rebate Incentive program, a retroactive percentage rebate on cargo tolls on the incremental volume calculated based on the pre-approved maximum volume||10%||10%.|
|7. Under the New Service Incentive Program, for New Business cargo moving under an approved new service, an additional percentage refund on applicable cargo tolls above the New Business rebate||20%||20%.|
1 Or under the US GRT for vessels prescribed prior to 2002.
2 The applicable charge at the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation's locks (Eisenhower, Snell) for pleasure craft is $30 U.S. or $30 Canadian per lock. The collection of the U.S. portion of tolls for commercial vessels is waived by law (33 U.S.C. 988a(a)).
3 $5.00 discount per lock applicable on ticket purchased for Canadian locks via paypal.