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Ferriage Charges Regulations

made under Section 6 of the

Ferries Act

R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 168

O.I.C. 2006-575 (December 20, 2006), N.S. Reg. 235/2006

as amended to O.I.C. 2015-96 (March 31, 2015, effective April 1, 2015), N.S. Reg. 100/2015


Citation

1     These regulations may be cited as the Ferriage Charges Regulations.


Ferriage charges

2     The ferriage charges on the respective ferries are as set out in the following table:


 

Country Harbour

English-town

LaHave

Little
Narrows

Petit &

Grand
Passage

Tancook Island

Book of 10 tickets

$35.00

$35.00

$35.00

$35.00

$35.00*

$35.00*

Cash

$7.00

$7.00

$7.00

$7.00

$7.00*

$7.00*

Trucks weighing 1 ton or more


$7.00


$7.00


$7.00


$7.00


$10.00*


n/a

Book of 5 tickets (trucks)


$35.00


$35.00


$35.00


$35.00


$50.00*


n/a

*One ticket or cash payment covers a round trip.

Section 2 replaced: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.


Island ferry passes for trucks

Section 3 heading replaced: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.

3     Island ferry passes for Petit Passage and Grand Passage, valid for 1 calendar year, may be issued to a person who owns 1 or more trucks weighing 1 ton or more each at the rates set out in the following table for the applicable number of trucks owned by the person:


Number

of Trucks

Cost of Annual Pass

Purchased

Jan. 1 - Mar. 31

Purchased

Apr. 1 - June 30

Purchased

July 1 - Sept. 30

Purchased

Oct. 1 - Dec. 31

1

$648

$540

$432

$270

2

$863

$701

$540

$324

3

$1079

$863

$648

$378

4

$1295

$1025

$755

$432

5

$1511

$1187

$863

$486

6

$1727

$1349

$971

$540

7

$1943

$1511

$1079

$594

8

$2158

$1673

$1187

$648

9

$2374

$1910

$1295

$701

10

$2590

$2050

$1403

$755

Section 3 replaced: O.I.C. 2013-105, N.S. Reg. 101/2013; amended: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.


Cable ferry passes for trucks

3A  Cable ferry passes for Country Harbour, Englishtown, LaHave and Little Narrows, valid for 1 calendar year, may be issued to a person who owns 1 or more trucks weighing 1 ton or more each at the rates set out in the following table for the applicable number of trucks owned by the person:



Number of Trucks

Cost of Annual Pass

Purchased

Jan. 1–Mar. 31

Purchased

Apr. 1–June 30

Purchased

July 1–Sept. 30

Purchased

Oct. 1–Dec. 31

1

$1000

$833

$667

$417

2

$1332

$1082

$833

$500

3

$1665

$1332

$1000

$583

4

$1998

$1582

$1165

$667

5

$2332

$1832

$1332

$750

6

$2665

$2082

$1498

$833

7

$2998

$2332

$1665

$917

8

$3330

$2582

$1832

$1000

9

$3664

$2948

$1998

$1082

10

$3997

$3164

$2165

$1165

Section 3A added: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.


Island ferry passes for passenger vehicles

Section 4 heading replaced: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.

4     (1)    An island ferry pass for Tancook, Petit Passage and Grand Passage may be issued for 1 passenger vehicle at a cost of $162.

Subsection 4(1) replaced: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.

 

       (2)    The owner of a passenger vehicle who has been issued a passenger vehicle island ferry pass may be issued up to 2 additional passenger vehicle island ferry passes for passenger vehicles registered in the owner’s name, at a cost of $27.00 per vehicle.

Subsection 4(2) amended: O.I.C. 2013-105, N.S. Reg. 101/2013; O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.

 

       (3)    A passenger vehicle island ferry pass may be issued for a period of less than 1 calendar year at a prorated cost in accordance with the following table:


Month Issued

Cost

January

$162.00

February

$151.50

March

$141.00

April

$130.50

May

$120.00

June

$109.50

July

$99.00

August

$88.50

September

$78.00

October

$67.50

November

$46.50

December

$25.50

Subsection 4(3) amended: O.I.C. 2013-105, N.S. Reg. 101/2013; O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.


Cable ferry passes for passenger vehicles

5     (1)    A cable ferry pass for Country Harbour, Englishtown, LaHave and Little Narrows, valid for 1 calendar year, may be issued for 1 passenger vehicle at a cost of $250.00.

 

       (2)    The owner of a passenger vehicle who has been issued a passenger vehicle cable ferry pass may be issued up to 2 additional passenger vehicle ferry passes for passenger vehicles registered in the owner’s name, at a cost of $42.00 per vehicle.

 

       (3)    A passenger vehicle cable ferry pass may be issued for a period of less than 1 calendar year at a prorated cost in accordance with the following table:


Month Issued

Cost

January

$250.00

February

$234.00

March

$217.50

April

$201.00

May

$185.00

June

$169.00

July

$153.00

August

$136.50

September

$120.50

October

$104.00

November

$72.00

December

$39.50

Section 5 added: O.I.C. 2015-96, N.S. Reg. 100/2015.