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Tariff

The two components of the overall tariff:

 

The monetary compensation tariff, which is partially remitted to municipalities to defray the costs of selective collection, but which is also used to pay the management allowance to be paid to RECYC-QUÉBEC as well as RecycleMed’s operating costs ;

 

The tariff related to municipal compensation for advertising placement.

 

Breakdown of tariff

Under the new scheme, the rate of compensation payable to municipalities, which was 50%, increased to 70% in 2010, 80% in 2011, 90% in 2012 and finally 100% in 2013 and subsequent years . The amount of the annual compensation due to municipalities and allocated to the “newspapers” category for the years 2010 to 2014 is 10.4% and may not exceed the following amounts:

2010$ 2,660,000 (in advertising placement)
2011$ 3,040,000 (in advertising placement)
2012$ 3,040,000 (advertising placement)
2013$ 6,460,000 (in cash and advertising placement - maximum advertising: $ 3,420,000)
2014$ 6,840,000 (in cash and advertising placement - maximum advertising: $ 3,420,000)
2015$ 7,600,000 (in cash and advertising placement - maximum advertising: $ 3,800,000)
2016$ 8,360,000 (in cash and advertising placement - maximum advertising: $ 3,800,000)
2017*$ 9,196,000 (in cash and advertising placement - maximum advertising: $ 3,800,000)
* proposed rate - to be approved by the government

The following rates have been established to cover the annual compensation due for the years 2010 to 2017:

Year Price in cash (per metric tonne)Tariff in advertising placement (municipal compensation)
20103.45$19.58$
20114.07$22.38$
20124.15$22.38$
201327.07$26.42$
201434.57$30.73$
201549.04$39.73$
201661.88$45.28$
201793.89$59.90$

From 2010 to 2012 inclusive, the contribution payable in cash covers the indemnity to Recyc-Québec and the operating costs. From 2013 to date, the cash prize always includes the Recy-Québec allowance and RecycleMédias operating expenses, to which is added a portion of the municipal compensation payable in cash.

 

Until 2013, the amount of metric tonnes used to calculate the contribution owed by each newspaper owner for each of these three (3) years is that of 2010. Since 2014, the amount of metric tonnes used To calculate the contribution owed by each journal owner is that of the year preceding the year of the tariff.

 

Consult the full price list in the section “PRESS ROOM”

Ce texte est un extrait issu de la loi sur le régime de compensation.