Passengers entering Dominica through the country’s seaports, will see an increase on their tickets by USD $10 effective April 02, 2019.

Chief Executive Officer of the Dominica Air and Sea Ports Authority Benoit Bardouille says the new port facility charge has been implemented at several ports around the Caribbean.

Bardouille says the USD $10 is being paid by passengers entering Dominica’s airports.

Bardouille also explained why the new fees will come into effect in April.