Menu

Fishing Rates & Charges

Landing Dues

Charge Details Price
  £
Rates for goods Fish direct from sea per £ ad valorem for sale at auction 2.5%
  Fish consigned from other ports per £ ad valorem (+ VAT) 1.5%
  Frozen whitefish imports per £ ad valorem 2.5%
  Fish and shellfish being sold direct to processor 2.5%
  Fish being consigned to another port for auction 2.0%

 

Fishing Vessels Composition is 10 chargeable landings per annum (1 November to 31 October) wherby vessels will be charged on table 1. Once composition is reached there will be no further berthing charges on each landing.

Vessels which have berthed in the harbour and have not reached the composition level when landing their whole catch, will be charged the first week at Table 1 (until composition level is reached) and Table 2 at all other times.

The undernoted charges (table 2) are also applicable to fishing vessels and any other vessels on guard duty for oil related or for offshore wind duties.

 Overall Length of Vessel Price per metre (£)  
(metres)  Table 1  Table 2
  (when landing)  
Up to 13.99
1.38
2.76
14 – 16.99
1.55
3.11
17 – 19.99
1.79
3.59
20 – 22.99
2.15
4.29
23 – 25.99
2.39
4.78
26 – 28.99
2.65
5.29
29 – 31.99
2.89
5.77
32 – 34.99
3.07
6.13
35 – 37.99
3.31
6.61
38 - 40.99
3.47
6.94
41 - 43.99 3.71 7.41
 

Pelagic Vessels 

Berthing dues charged at 53p per GRT per week.

 

Yawls 

     

For vessels regularly engaged in fishing from the port of Fraserburgh.  (Ad valorem dues are payable in addition to berthing dues)    
berthing dues per calendar year or part therof (allocated at Harbour Masters discretion) (+VAT) £468.00  
weekly charge if pontoon/pier berth is not available (+VAT).  This will be reduced if ad valorem target is met (at Harbour Master's discretion) £25.94  
     

 

 

Pontoon & Leisure Vessels

 Annual pontoon berth for calendar year per metre (+VAT)   105.83
                                                            minimum charge (+ VAT)  635.01
 Replacement security fob (+ VAT)      16.00

 

     1st 24hrs  Each 24hrs

Pontoon 

Visiting leisure vessels, inc electricity (incl VAT)

 <12m

>12m

   25.00

32.50

     20.00

27.50

If no pontoon berth is available (incl VAT)

 

<12m

>12m

22.00

29.00

17.00

24.00

Vessels removed for the winter period can take a reduction in annual fees of 25% however this reduced charge will not guarantee a berth for the following year, vessels taking this offer will be added to the end of the waiting list.

 

 Utilities & Other Charges

Water - measured (per tonne) 3.68
Water - additional connection charge outwith normal hours (excl min charge) 98.00
   
Compulsory Water charge for all whitefish vessels (max 6 tonnes):-  
On arrival/1st week 22.00
Each subsequent week thereafter 11.00
   
Compulsory Garbage charge for all vessels:-  
On arrival/1st week 40.00
Each subsequent week thereafter 20.00
   
Towing vessels from bay for 1st hour or part thereof  260.00
Tow within harbour (for 1st hour or part thereof) 187.20
Towing Painting Punt 41.60
When the attendance of harbour employees is required outwith normal working hours overtime rates will apply  
   
Electricity per unit used (subject to VAT) 0.21
Minimum charge 9.46
   
Forklift truck hire per day (subject to VAT) 110.68
Telehandler Hire per lift/first hour (+VAT) 140.00
Telehandler each subsequent hour thereafter 70.00

Working/mending nets on pier (weekly)

no charge for vessels providing regular landings to the port (at Harbour Masters discretion) or vessels utilising shiplift or dry dock.

129.79

Stretching/working with wires per occasion

(no charge for vessels providing regular landings to the port (at Harbour Masters discretion).

64.90

Gangway provision                             

                                                                           

daily  

weeky

35.11

175.56

   

Attending and preparing vessel to leave shiplift when crew not available

113.63
   
Overnight storage of fish not for auction (per box charged to end user) 2.00