Commission Makes Preliminary Price Cap Decision for the Third Performance Term: Invites Public Comment
The Commission’s preliminary decision on price caps for the third performance term is as follows:
A 8.23% increase on April 1 of each year from 2012 to 2015 in average ferry fares on the northern and minor route groups which comprise a total of 21 routes.
A 4.15% increase on April 1 of each year from 2012 to 2015 in average ferry fares on the major routes (numbered 1, 2 and 30) from the lower mainland to Vancouver Island and Route 3 (Horseshoe Bay-Langdale).
The Commission invites the public to comment on the preliminary decision
, as well as on the information provided to the Commission by BCFS, on any report filed with the Commission by BCFS or on any other information on the Commission’s website that relates to the commissioner’s powers and duties.http://www.bcferrycommission.com
Comments can be e-mailed to infobcferrycommission.com or mailed to BC Ferry Commission, RPO Hillside, Box 35119, Victoria BC, V8T 5G2. Deadline for comments or submissions is June 30, 2011.
The Commission will make its final decision on price caps for the third performance term by September 30, 2011.