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Port Health Charges

The port health and food safety charges for 2019/20 are outlined below. 

Ship Sanitation Inspections 

Dover Port Health Authority operates between the core hours of 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays). Ship Sanitation Inspections can be arranged during these hours.  Please contact our office to arrange an inspection.

Charges
Gross TonnageCharge (£)
Up to 1,000 100
1,001 to 3,000 135
3,001 to 10,000 205
10,001 to 20,000 265
20,001 to 30,000 340
Over 30,000 400
Vessels with the capacity to carry between 50 and 1,000 persons 400
Vessels with the capacity to carry more than 1,000 persons 680
Extension of a Ship Sanitation Certificate 70
Referral Inspection 106

 

Extra charges may be added for exceptional costs.

Common Entry Document - High Risk Food Not of Animal Origin

Dover District Council's fees for official controls carried out on imports of high risk food of non-animal origin that require a Common Entry Document (CED) are detailed below with the analytical fees. Please note that analytical fees vary depending on the type of test undertaken.

Activity
ActivityCharge (£)
Documentary Check 53
Identity, Physical Check and Sampling 121
Courier 45
Analyst Fees - assigned by laboratory Cost varies depending on test
Late Notification Fee 45
Supervising Destruction/Re-export Fee 106
Non-Compliance Fee 121.47
 

Plastic Kitchenware - China and Hong Kong Control Measures

Plastic Kitchenware
ActivityCharge (£)
Documentary Check   53
Identity, Physical Check and Sampling 121
Courier 45
Analyst Fees - assigned by laboratory Cost varies depending on test
Late Notification Fee 45
Supervising Destruction/Re-export Fee 106
Non-Compliance Fee 121.47
 

Catch Certificates - Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing (IUU)

Dover Port Health Authority uses a per consignment basis for its charges. Where multiple catch certificates are submitted for the same consignment which includes high and low risk country certificates, the higher risk charge will be applied.

Catch Certificates
No of Catch CertificatesHigh Risk Charge (£) Low Risk Charge (£)
1 -5 Certificates 45 20
6 - 10 Certificates 60 35
11 - 20 Certificates 76 45
21+ Certificates 83 55
 
Fishing
ActivityCharge (£)
Formal Verification/Movement Control Notice 60.48
Late Notification Fee 45
Non-Compliance Fee 121.47
Supervising Destruction/Re-export Fee 106
 

Organic Import Control

 
Import Control
ActivityCharge (£)
Documentary Check and Endorsement of Certificate 45
Late Notification Fee 45
Non-Compliance Fee 121.47
Supervising Destruction/Re-export Fee 106

Water Sampling On Board Vessels

Water Sampling
ActivityCharge (£)
First Sample 120.96
Additional Samples 30.24

Unsound Food Examinations

food exams
ActivityCharge (£)
Not exceeding 1 metric tonne  121
Exceeding 1 metric tonne 227

Export Certificates

Certificates
ActivityCharge (£)
First 2 hours (minimum) 65
Per hour or part thereafter 30

Contact Port Health

Email: porthealth@dover.gov.uk

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