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Sess. 11.—1897. NEW ZEALAND.

COST OF COLLECTING CUSTOMS AND OTHER REVENUE BY THE CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT AT EACH PORT OF ENTRY (RETURN OF), FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31st MARCH, 1897.

Presented to both Houses of the General Assembly by Command of His Excellency.

Beturn of the Amount collected (after deducting Befunds and Drawbacks), and the Cost of collecting the same, at each Port of Entry, for the Financial Year ended 31st March, 1897. Particulars op Amount collected. Customs duties ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,818,893 Eents, seizures, &c. ... ... ... ... ... ... 670 Bonded-warehouse duty ... ... ... ... ... 5,368 Beer duty ... ..." ... ... ... ... ... 68,787 Gold duty ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 9,388 Light dues ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 15,996 Pilotage and port charges ... ... ... ... ... 34,102 Chinese Immigrants Act ... ... ... ... ... 1,110 Distillation Act ... ... ... ... ... ... 48 Oyster Act, duty ... ... ... ... ... ... 11l „ fees ... ... ... ... ... ... 54 Shipping Acts ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,926 Other receipts ... ... ... ... ... ... 5,369 £1,962,822

Cost of Collection at each Port.

Note.—The cost of collection, if calculated on the gross revenue, amounted to £1 10s. lOd.; in the previous year it was £1 13s. 9d. W. T. Glasgow, Secretary and Inspector. Approximate Cost of Paper.— Preparation, not,given; printing (1,445 copies), £1 15s.

Authority: John Maokay, Government Printer, Wellington.—lB97.

Price, 3d.]

Ports. Net Collection. Rate per Cent. of Cost of Collection. Ports. Net Collection. Rate per Cent of Cost of Collection. Auckland Wellington.. jyttelton and Christchurch .. Dunedin and Port Chalmers.. Napier Invercargill kelson £ 492,605 429,445 302,091 404,598 73,840 54,753 43,404 36,319 22,981 18,502 16,766 14,259 £ s. d. 1 7 11 14 4 1 11 1 1 10 1 1 11 7 2 5 11 2 2 5 1 14 11 2 13 3 2 16 5 2 8 8 2 7 10 Poverty Bay Oamaru Westport .. Wairau Patea Tauranga .. Kaipara Picton Parcel Post £ 13,289 11,779 10,375 4,268 3,098 1,241 1,245 334 7,630 £ s. d. 3 7 7 2 15 8 3 17 8 7 5 3 1 18 1 4 7 0 6 8 6 10 3 7 Vanganui .. 3-reymoutb. Cimaru Jew Plymouth Jokitika Total Average for colony 1 11 1 1,962,822 * Included in the average for the colony.

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B-12 COST OF COLLECTING CUSTOMS AND OTHER REVENUE BY THE CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT AT EACH PORT OF ENTRY (RETURN OF), FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31st MARCH, 1897., Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives, 1 January 1897

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B-12 COST OF COLLECTING CUSTOMS AND OTHER REVENUE BY THE CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT AT EACH PORT OF ENTRY (RETURN OF), FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31st MARCH, 1897. Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives, 1 January 1897

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