Tariff of charges

1. Non-licenced Company’s Certificate €10

A Certificate issued to companies which are not licenced by the Malta Freeport Authority, declaring that said company (a) is not owned by Malta Freeport Corporation or any of its subsidiaries; (b) has not been issued with any licence by the Malta Freeport Authority and (c) is not enjoying any tax benefit under the Malta Freeports Act.

2. Licence €2,325

As per Malta Freeports Act 1989, a licensing fee shall be payable “by every company to whom a licence is issued pursuant to the provisions of this Act; and an annual fee of like amount shall thereafter be payable upon each anniversary of the company being granted a licence: provided that no alteration to the licence fee shall have effect before the expiration of one year from the publication of such alteration in the Gazette.”

3. Bunkers €232

Any vessel berthed alongside the quays of Malta Freeport which is provided with bunkering services through a bunkering barge will be liable for the above-mentioned charge per occurrence per barge. It is mandatory for Shipping Agents to inform Malta Freeport Corporation Security Department on security.gate@mfc.com.mt and register the request on the Malta Freeport Terminals portal, 12 hours prior to bunkering operation. Following completion of the operation, Shipping Agents are obliged to load all requested documentation on the Malta Freeport Terminals portal.

4. Non-manipulation Certificate €65 

Upon requests of Shipping Agents, Malta Freeport Corporation issues a certificate confirming that container has not been manipulated or tampered in any way, whilst stored in yard awaiting transhipment. Certificates are issued on the same day, only if requests are made by noon, otherwise issued the following working day.

5. Security Services (dependable upon request)

Malta Freeport Corporation holds exclusivity duties in the provision of security services at Malta Freeport. Third parties may request special security services at Malta Freeport by sending full details of request on security.gate@mfc.gov.mt 72 hours prior to service requirement. Request is evaluated within 24 hours and reply is issued including details of security and applicable charge.