Ship sanitation certificates

Ship sanitation certificates (SSC) are issued by Newport City Council, as Port Health Authority, to identify and record all areas of ship-borne public health risks, together with any required control measures to be applied.


Certificates are valid for six months and can be renewed at any port authorised to issue renewals.

Fees from 1 April 2018

Gross tonnage

      Cost £    

Up to 1000

        90

1001 to 3000

      125

3001 to 10000

      190

10001 to 20000

      245

20001 to 30000

      320

Over 30000

      375

Vessels with a capacity to carry between

50 and 1000 persons

      375

Vessels with a capacity to carry more than      

1000 persons

      640

 

Extra charges, based on actual costs, may be added for launch hire, out-of-hours duty, travel and re-inspections of ships subject to control measures.

Extension certificates are £60.

Request a Ship Sanitation Certificate