The Department of Port Administration, pursuant to American Samoa Code Annotated Title 20, requires us to collect fees from ship owners and cargo owners to defray the cost of constructing, maintaining, and operating hydraulic engineering and navigation facilities, fairways, and canals, as well as the cost of providing various services, including piloting, docking, supplying water, handling freight, and arranging services through local agencies.

# Particulars Rate Factor
1 Devanning Containers $ 40.00 Per Container
2 Dockage Gross Tons or $ 0.02 Per Ton, Per Day - Whichever is Greater
Dockage Vessel Length $ 0.10 Per Foot, Per Day - Whichever is Greater
Dockage 1/2 Dockage   Commercial Dock
Dockage Exemption Exempt Director's discretion, ASG Vessels, US Military
3 Electricity Floor Lights $ 0.35 Per Hour
Electricity Inside Lights $ 0.21 Per Hour
Electricity Outside Lights $ 0.26 Per Hour
4 Harbor Movement   $ 25.00 Per Movement
5 ID Badges New $ 7.50 Per Badge
ID Badges Renewal $ 5.00 Per Badge
ID Vehicle Decal New $ 7.50 Per Decal
ID Vehicle Decal Renewal $ 5.00 Per Decal
6 License Fee Master / Engineer $ 5.00 Per License, Passenger Vessel
7 Overtime   $ 15.00 Per Employee
8 Overnight Fuel Dock $ 100.00 Per night, Per Vessel
9 Pilotage Anchoring $ 100.00 Each Mooring
Pilotage Beyond Station $ 50.00 Per Hour
Pilotage In-Harbor Move $ 100.00 Each move
Pilotage No Pilot, Deep Draft $ 50.00 Base Rate
Pilotage No Pilot, Deep Draft $ 3.00 Per Foot of Draft > 12 ft
Pilotage No Pilot, Light Draft $ 10.00 To and From Harbor
Pilotage No Pilot, Yachts Exempt Vessels < (less than) 12 ft
Pilotage No Pilot, Yachts $ 5.00 Vessels > (greater than) 12 ft
Pilotage Pilot Detained $ 75.00 Per hour, or Fraction Thereof
Pilotage Pilot, Deep Draft $ 100.00 Base Rate
Pilotage Pilot, Deep Draft $ 3.00 Per Foot of Draft > 12 ft
Pilotage Pilot, Tows $ 50.00 Base Rate
Pilotage Pilot, Tows $ 3.00 Per Foot of Draft > 12 ft
Pilotage Pilot Yachts $ 10.00 For vessels < 12 ft draft
Pilotage Pilot Yachts $ 10.00 For vessels > 12 ft draft
Pilotage Revised ETA $ 75.00 1 Hour leeway, before / after ETA
10 Service Charge Vessels $ 2.00 1 - 2000 Tons
Service Charge Vessels $ 5.00 2001 - 5000 Tons
Service Charge Vessels $ 7.50 5001 - 10,000 Tons
Service Charge Vessels $ 23.00 10,001 and over Tons
11 Storage Import - Containers 1 - 3 Days Exempt Grace Period After Vessel Departs
Storage Import - Containers 4 - 6 Days $ 2.00 Per Ton/Fraction Thereof, Per Day/Fraction Thereof, Per Container
Storage Import - Containers 7 + Days $ 4.00 Per Ton/Fraction Thereof, Per Day/Fraction Thereof, Per Container
Storage Inbound - Empty Container < 120 Hours Exempt Per Day, Per Container
Storage Inbound - Empty Container 6 - 30 Days $ 0.50 Per Day, Per Container
Storage Inbound - Empty Container 31 + Days $ 1.00 Per Day, Per Container
Storage Outbound Containers 1 - 30 Days $ 0.50 Per Day, Per Container
Storage Outbound Containers 30 + Days $ 1.00 Per Day, Per Container
Storage Canneries 1 - 30 Days Exempt  
Storage Canneries 31st Day $ 0.50 Per Day, (Retroactive to 1 - 30 Days), Per Container
Storage Canneries 32 + Days $ 1.00 Per Day, Per Container
12 Tonnage Gross Tons or $ 1.00 Per 40 cubic feet, Fraction Thereof - Whichever is greater
Tonnage 40 cubic feet $ 1.00 Per Ton, Fraction Thereof - Whichever is greater
Tonnage Exemption Exempt Cargo for ASG, US Government
13 Trash Collection Pick-up Load $ 50.00 Per Load
14 Tugboat Service Normal Working Hours $ 300.00 Per Hour (0730am - 1600pm)
Tugboat Service After Normal Working Hours $ 350.00 Per Hour (1600pm - 0729am)
15 Water   $ 1.45 Per Ton = 240 gallons
16 Welding Permit Daily $ 25.00 Per Permit
Welding Permit Monthly $ 250.00 Per Permit
17 Wharfage Gross Tons or $ 2.00 Per 40 cubic feet, Fraction Thereof - Whichever is greater
Wharfage 40 cubic feet $ 2.00 Per Ton, Fraction Thereof - Whichever is greater
Wharfage Gross Tons $ 0.50 < 1 Ton
Wharfage Exemption Exempt Cargo for ASG, US Government
18 Mooring Transient, Pleasure Craft Grace Period 1 -7 Days
Mooring Transient, Pleasure Craft See Chart Below 8 - 90 Days, Per month
Mooring Length of Vessel Anchorage Buoy
< 20 feet $ 7.50 $ 8.50
20 feet < 30 feet $ 8.50 $ 12.50
30 feet < 40 feet $ 12.50 $ 15.00
40 feet < 50 feet $ 15.00 $ 17.50
50 feet < 60 feet $ 17.50 $ 22.50
> 60 feet $ 22.50 $ 27.50
Transient, Pleasure Craft See Chart Below 90 + Days
Length of Vessel Anchorage Buoy
< 20 feet $ 15.00 $ 17.00
20 feet < 30 feet $ 17.00 $ 25.00
30 feet < 40 feet $ 25.00 $ 30.00
40 feet < 50 feet $ 30.00 $ 35.00
50 feet < 60 feet $ 35.00 $ 45.00
> 60 feet $ 45.00 $ 55.00

 

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