Surcharge


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Surcharge

An additional levy added to some charge.
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Surcharge

An additional fee one must pay over and above some other fee. For example, one may be required to pay a surcharge for a late payment, or for using a service under unusual circumstances.
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'Airlines wishing to impose or collect fuel surcharge for the same period must file its application with this office on or before the beginning effectivity period, with fuel surcharge rates not exceeding the stated level,' the document read.
"As a large and sophisticated business, Europcar was well aware of its obligations to comply with the law prohibiting excessive surcharges."
The three surcharges amounting to Rs1.55 per unit would be charged to consumers paying their bills regularly to finance Rs110 billion worth of theft, system losses and non-recovery of power companies.
Some concerns have been raised by the commentators to the merits and demerits of levy of "surcharges".
The draft revision to the Labour Code increasing the surcharges is already in parliament, in the second reading.
* The total amount plus the surcharge must be processed together as one transaction.
Joost van Doesburg, freight policy manager of the European Shippers' Council, said the switch to all-in pricing is "definitely a positive step in the right direction that other carriers must follow." Shippers, he said, consider surcharges the "number one topic the air freight industry should change," stemming mainly from the distrust of certain carriers that developed during the surcharge price-fixing scandal.
The division bench headed by Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah passed the orders on a petition filed by Judicial Activism Panel and Mohammad Azhar Siddique against imposition of said surcharges.
He was given a 12-month community order with 100 hours' unpaid work, and three penalty points, and told to pay PS50 compensation, a PS60 victim surcharge and PS85 costs.
Colin Clowes, aged 39, of Kelsull Croft, Chelmsley Wood, guilty of assault, fined PS75, must pay compensation of PS20, PS20 victim surcharge and PS 100 court costs.
Robert Edgar, 31, of Newby Street, L4, charged with failing to stop after an accident, wasting police time - PS100 fine, PS400 compensation, PS20 surcharge.
They must notify the card brand that they are surcharging and limit the surcharge to no more than the interchange rate and capped at 4% of the transaction.