Article 43.

Port authorities who receive inland navigation vessels and waterway authorities shall outline a financing system for the reception and disposing of the remaining shipping waste in accordance with the Convention on the Collection, Deposit and Reception of Waste Generated during Navigation on the Rhine and other Inland Waterways, signed in Strasbourg on 9 September 1996 and ratified by the Decree of Consent of 9 May 2008. This contribution may be included in the port or dock charges, or charged separately.


The Government of Flanders may define further requirements to be met by the financing system.