Duty Exemptions Commercial Fishing Sector
Permits are issued to facilitate the duty free importation of vessels and fishing gear to be used within the commercial fishing sector by businesses or citizens.
|Businesses must be solely owned by Bahamian citizens that are resident within The Bahamas.|
|1.||Complete the relevant application form.
|2.||Submit completed application form along with the required supporting documents to the Department of Marine Resources.|
|3.||The applicant will then be issued with the Certificate of Registration Card or 10% Duty Waiver Form, which should be presented to The Bahamas Customs at the time of clearance of the goods|
No fees are charged for this service.
MARINE RESOURCES, DEPARTMENT OFHEADQUARTERSEAST BAY STREETP. O. Box N 3028NASSAU, BAHAMASfisheries@bahamas.gov.bs