Special Garbage Collection Services

MPA provides complimentary garbage collection services to all vessels at the anchorages in the port of Singapore. Ships with large quantities of garbage (in excess of the limit) may wish to make special arrangement for garbage disposal for which a fee will be charged.

Charges for garbage disposal services provided by the Authority are as follows:

(a) Disposal of garbage $900 per bin* or part thereof per trip

$1,200 for 2 bins or part thereof per trip
(b) Cancellation and amendment fees
If the request for garbage disposal services is subsequently cancelled or amended, the following fees for each cancellation or amendment of the request shall also be payable:

(i) if the request is cancelled or amended not less than 2 hours before the services are required
Nil
(ii) if the request is cancelled or amended less than 2 hours before the services are required $450.00
(c) Detention charges
If any craft barge provided for the garbage disposal services requested is kept waiting alongside the ship or is kept waiting for the arrival of the ship before it can commence disposal operations, for every hour or part thereof that the barge is so kept waiting.
$300.00

* Size of bin: 4.4 metres x 2.4 metres x 1.5 metres