Pls find below circular received from Suez Canal Authority.
Pls find below our free translation for your easy reference:
Mr. / Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Navigation Chamber
As of 01/04/2022 and a contribution from the Suez Canal Authority to facilitate ship owners and their agencies not to delay or not transit Vessel’s due to waiting for the representative of the supervision authority and for not fulfilling the terms of the navigation regulations.
And based on the approval of the Lieutenant-General / Chairman of the Authority imposed to charge additional fees in case of the Authority committee ascension to inspect a ship that has malfunctioned and completed the repair in order to determine the validity of the Vessel to transit or not, the following will be followed:
- Imposing fees of the Commission’s committee to inspect the ship to determine its validity or not, amounting to 2000 dollars (only two thousand dollars).
- Other than the trial fees stipulated in the Navigation Regulations 192 Article 102 Clause 8.
- A request to operate the ship necessary to connect the committee to the ship and return, and calculate the actual operating hours of the ship.
And this is after submitting the shipping agency request to assign committee to preview the ship as the supervision authority representative could not board.
And Yours sincerely,
Head of Port Said movements
Rabban / Mohamed Zakaria Hussein Ahmed
Please be guided accordingly.