Harbour Craft Licence and Dues

A harbour craft is any kind of vessel that plies only within the waters of Singapore. A vessel used as harbour craft must have a harbour craft licence. For more information on licensing a harbour craft, please click here.

 Harbour Craft Licence Fee
 (a)  For every vessel not exceeding 25 GT licensed as ‘SA’ or ‘SB’ or ‘SC’ or ‘SR’ or ‘ST’ harbour craft  $3.00 per year
 (b)  For every vessel exceeding 25 GT licensed as ‘SA’ or ‘SB’ or ‘SC’ or ‘SR’ or ‘ST’ harbour craft  $3.00 per year and $0.05 per year for every ton or part thereof in excess of 25 GT
 (c)  For every vessel licensed as ‘SP’ harbour craft  $2.25 per year

The fees payable for licensing a craft used for more than one passenger shall be the sum of the fees payable for every such purpose stated above.

 

Harbour Craft Port Dues Amount per 10 GT or part thereof
 Class I  For every harbour craft used for the purpose of carrying cargo or not more than 12 passengers and not mechanically propelled  $19.00
 Class II  For every harbour craft used for the purpose of carrying cargo or not more than 12 passengers and mechanically propelled  $27.00
 Class III  For every harbour craft used for the purpose of carrying more than 12 passengers:
  1. Per passenger seat
  2. Minimum charge
 i. $60.00
 ii. $1,200.00
 Class IV  For every harbour craft used for the purpose other than those specified in items above including every harbour craft used as a tug, a dredger, a crane or used for the purpose of salvage, engineering or reclamation works or a tanker for carriage of slop/bunker  $100.00

No refund shall be made of any Craft Dues and Licence Fee paid annually.

Miscellaneous Fees

 Fees for:
 Every replacement of a licence  $5.00
 Late Renewal Fee  $10.00
 Certified copy of licence  $5.00
 Search Fee  $5.00
 Fees for an inspection or subsequent inspection of a harbour craft at:
 Designated inspection sites  $30.00
 Non-designated inspection sites  $50.00
 Fees for harbour craft manning licence:
 Issue of manning licence  $20.00
 Renewal/Replacement of manning licence  $10.00