Swedish Maritime Administration increases tariffs for 2022

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The Swedish Maritime Administration has decided to increase its tariffs from 1 January 2022.

A summary of the new tariffs is available on Swedish Maritime Administration's website. Below we have listed major changes for the tariffs and regulations for your easy reference. Feel free to ask us for an updated PDA for your vessel via email or by filling in the DA request form.

Vessel based fairway dues

  • Increase in fees by 1.1% according to Consumer Price Index.
  • An additional increase of dues by 8% to cover the costs for present environmental incentives. The total increase in fairway dues is therefore 9.1%.
  • The present system of environmental incentives for low-emission vessels continues unchanged.

Other regulatory amendments

  • Increased opportunity for periodic declarations
  • Modification exemption for empty containers, cargo carriers and supplies
  • The changed calculation for departure and arrival day for cruise ships
  • Calculation of net tonnage if measurement certificates and displacement is missing
  • Reduction of discount for vessels in liner traffic from 75% to 50%
  • Removal of discount for turn-around calls

Pilot fees

  • Increase in fees by 10%

Other regulatory amendments

  • Updated pilot areas and pilot trails


  • Increase in fees for icebreaking to order by 8% (increase in Consumer Price Index since 2014)

Linesmen service

  • The linesmen fee is increased by SEK 100 per lock (from SEK 600 to SEK 700)

If you have any questions regarding above changes feel free to contact our agency team.

For more information, please contact:
Emelie Johansson
Agency Manager
Norra Skeppningsgruppen

Tel. +46 708 599 623 |  firstname.lastname@nordicshipping.com

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