(1) Erroneous Declarations
If the Canal Authority officials find out erroneous information concerning the cargo carried or the ship's situation ballast or loaded resulting from the shipping clerk's or the master's negligence, in all documents held, the tolls difference will be doubled.
The tolls difference means the difference between the correct and the wrong amount of the transit dues.
none or erroneous declaration of dangerous cargo.
(2) Tonnage dues are payable in advance.
(3) Claims for errors in the declaration of tonnage or in the levying of the dues must be sent in within six months of the vessel's passage through the Canal, starting from the sixth day of transit.
(4) In case of submitting claims after period of six months necessary procedures of correction will be taken as from next transit without any retro financial settlement.