Beaconage


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Beaconage

 a system of beacons, 1862.
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The vessels which travel the straits are required to pay beaconage, salvage and health fees.
Recalling that yachts up to five meters in length pay no fees; while yachts between five and nine meters must pay TL 272 per year to the Ministry of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications; and yachts between nine and 12 meters pay TL 544; yachts between 12-20 meters pay TL 1,089; yachts between 20-30 meters pay 1,179 and yachts larger that 30 meters in length pay TL 4358, Yyldyrym stated that all of them are also exempt from beaconage fees and sanitary dues.