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User Fees Revised Effective December 19, 2018

December 17, 2018

The Federal Maritime Commission is updating the fees it charges for services, effective December 19, 2018. This change is pursuant to Office of Management and Budget directives applying to all Executive Branch agencies and was published by the Commission as a Final Rule.

A list of the fees can be found on the Commission’s website and will be updated on December 19, 2018. Fees can be paid electronically through the Commission’s website or by check.

The Commission last adjusted its fees in 2016.

Due to a lapse in appropriations, the FMC's website may not be up to date after December 22, 2018. Applications and databases will not be available and links may not function properly. No transactions or filings will be accepted until appropriations legislation is enacted and the federal government reopens.