Turkey: Marine Pollution Fines Update for 2020

January 2020

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Club correspondents Ersoy Bilgehan of Istanbul have reported that the tariff for pollution fines in Turkey has been increased to adjust for inflation.

An article on the Ersoy Bilgehan website shows the level of fines applicable in 2020.

In certain circumstances heavier fines may be imposed three times the tariff level and in some cases ten times the tariff level. The article has further details about these circumstances as well as information about payment and objection, criminal charges and other additional fines.

Ersoy Bilgehan’s article can be read here.