Customers are advised that effective from 1st May 2014 the DP World Australia Security Levy will be amended to reflect the increased costs associated with providing security in accordance with legislation requirements.
The current Security Levy was introduced on 1st January 2005 to recover compliance costs incurred by DP World Australia Ltd as a result of the introduction of the Maritime Security Act 2003. The levy applied is based on compliance with Level 1 of the International Ship and Port Security Code.
The Maritime Security Levy effective from 1st May 2014 will be:
A$5.50 plus GST per full container
The Maritime Security Levy is applicable at DP World leasehold facilities in the following ports
BRISBANE DPW FISHERMAN ISLAND
SYDNEY DPW PORT BOTANY TERMINAL
MELBOURNE DPW WEST SWANSON TERMINAL
FREMANTLE DPW FREMANTLE TERMINAL