Panama Canal

Proposal to modify Panama Canal tolls

Published: 06 April 2022

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) have published a proposal to modify the Panama Canal tolls system and the regulations for the admeasurement of vessels.

In a statement from the Administrator of the Panama Canal, they said “The Panama Canal Authority Board of Directors approved a proposal that modifies the Panama Canal tolls’ structure and admeasurement regulations; once the process is completed, the modifications will go into effect on January 1, 2023.  The proposal establishes a simplified structure which provides price stability up to year 2025.  With the issuance of this proposal, the public consultation period opens until May 17, 2022 at 4:15pm local time.  The public hearing is scheduled for May 20, 2022, at 09:00 a.m., local time.” 

Click here to view full details of the proposal:  Tolls - Autoridad del Canal de Panamá ( 
Johan Conrad


Johan Conrad

Manager, Maritime Information

Copenhagen, Denmark