Environmental Declaration

Explanation to the Environmental Declaration

The owner and/or charterer of:

Declares, that for the main propulsion of the above mentioned vessel solely marine gasoil, marine diesel or LNG (liquefied natural gas) as a fuel is being used in all circumstances and at all times for a period of at least 6 months prior to the date of issuance of this declaration, and will use this type of fuel in the future.

With this declaration the owner accepts that inspectors of the Amsterdam Port Authority may check the use of the type of fuel, when berthed in the ports of Amsterdam, Beverwijk, Zaanstad and Velsen by verifying (amongst other) the bunker delivery notes or the content of the service tank of the main propulsion.

It is accepted, that due to an observation aboard, if another type of fuel is or was used as declared, this declaration becomes invalid and additional costs can be charged for the particular voyage, consisting of the reduced part of the fee and a surplus of 15% of the fee total due. 

It is accepted, that this declaration will become invalid, when the name of the vessel changes and/or the ownership of the vessel changes. In such cases a new declaration will have to be sent to be eligible for the reduced waste fee.

It is accepted, that this declaration is stored in a non-public database and that a list of vessels, meeting the criteria, is published on the website of the port of Amsterdam. It is understood that the information will be used only for the purpose of defining the waste fee. It is accepted that this information can be used , if applicable and to reduce administrative burden, to inform other ports using a similar system for reduced waste fees about the status of the vessel.

It is accepted, that the owner and/or charterer has the obligation to inform the port of Amsterdam if the specific vessel no longer meets the specifications of this declaration, due to whatever circumstances.

It is understood, that after sending this completed declaration, including a copy of the supplement to the IAPP-certificate, if the vessel is not on the Flanders list, this specific vessel is granted a reduced waste fee as from the first of January 2014, when calling in the ports of Amsterdam, Beverwijk, Velsen or Zaanstad. 

It is understood, that the actual reduction of the fee can be found at the website of the port of Amsterdam and that the General Terms & Conditions under the agreements resulting from the Port Waste Plan North Sea Canal Area do apply.

On sending this declaration, I fully understand and accept the above mentioned conditions.

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