Ports Victoria is authorised to charge channel fees under the Port Management Act 1995 (Vic).

Effective from 1 January 2024.

The Ports Victoria Reference Tariff Schedule 2024 includes the Ports Victoria tariffs for the ports of Hastings and Geelong, and for Station Pier and the Anchorage in the port of Melbourne.

Shared channel fees in port of Melbourne

Vessels entering the port of Geelong are also subject to shared channel charges for using port of Melbourne waters, as they pass in and out of Port Phillip. These charges are levied by the Port of Melbourne.

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