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Summary of Fees

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Requests for Commission Action Fees
Petition for the issuance, amendment, or repeal of a rule - 46 CFR § 502.51(a) $241.00
Petition for Declaratory Orders - 46 CFR § 502.75(a)(3) $241.00
Petitions, General - 46 CFR § 502.76 $241.00
Petition for relief from conditions unfavorable to shipping in the foreign trade of the U.S. - 46 CFR § 550.402 $241.00
Petition for investigation to determine the existence of adverse conditions affecting U.S. Flag carriers that do not exist for foreign carriers in the U.S. - 46 CFR § 555.4(a) $241.00
Petition for relief from conditions unduly impacting access of U.S. Flag vessels to ocean trade between foreign ports - 46 CFR § 560.3 $241.00
Non-Attorney Admission to Practice - 46 CFR § 502.27 & 503.43(e) $104.00
Private Party Complaints for formal adjudication - 46 CFR § 502.62(a)(6) and 502.182 $221.00
Special Docket Application for permission to refund or waive freight charges - 46 CFR § 502.271(d)(5) $77.00
Informal Procedures for Adjudication of Small Claims - 46 CFR § 502.304(b) $67.00
 
Ocean Transportation Intermediaries (Ocean Freight Forwarders and NVOCCs) Fees
Electronic Application for License - 46 CFR § 515.12(e) $250.00
Electronic Application for Status Change or License Transfer - 46 CFR § 515.12(e) $125.00
Paper Application for License - 46 CFR § 515.5(b)(1)(2) $825.00
Paper Application for Status Change or License Transfer - 46 CFR § 515.5(b)(1)(2) $525.00
 
Tariffs, Service Contracts, and NVOCC Service Arrangements Fees
Application for Special Permission to establish rate increases or decreases on less than statutory notice - 46 CFR § 520.14(c)(1) $195.00
Request for Correction of Clerical Errors on Service Contracts - 46 CFR § 530.10(c) $315.00
Request for Correction of Clerical Errors on NVOCC Service Arrangements - 46 CFR § 531.8(b) $276.00
 
Agreements and Fillings For Ocean Common Carriers and Marine Terminal Operators– 46 CFR § 535.401(g) Fees
New Agreement Requiring Commission Review - 46 CFR § 535.401(g) $1,780.00
Agreement Amendments Requiring Commission Review - 46 CFR § 535.401(g) $851.00
Agreement Filing Review under Delegated Authority - 46 CFR § 535.401(g) $397.00
Carrier Exempt Agreement Filings - 46 CFR § 535.401(g) $138.00
Terminal Exempt Agreement Filings - 46 CFR § 535.401(g) $75.00
 
Passenger Vessel Operators Certificates of Performance and Casualty Fees
Certificate of Financial Responsibility for Indemnification of Passengers for Nonperformance of Transportation (Performance) - 46 CFR § 540.4 $2,767.00
Addition or Substitution of Vessel to a Certificate (Performance) $1,382.00
Certificate of Financial Responsibility to Meet Liability Incurred for Death or Injury to Passengers or Other Persons on Voyages (Casualty) - 46 CFR § 540.23 $1,206.00
Addition or Substitution of Vessel (Casualty) $605.00
 
Services for Requesting Public Information Fees
Sale to Public of Regulated Persons Index - 46 CFR § 515.34 $108.00
Database Report on Effective Carrier Agreements - 46 CFR § 535.401(h) $6.00