Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018. 8:48 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The Belize Fisheries Department is reminding the public that it will cease the issuance/renewal of fisher folk and vessel licenses for the year 2018 on April 30.
This is an extension of the March 31, 2018 deadline stated in the announcement of the opening of the renewal process in January.
Fishers are advised that they must be in compliance with the following:
• Each vessel captain must comply with the filling of the Catch Log Book on every trip and submit to a fisheries officer out at sea or at a Fisheries Department office;
• All vessel captains/owners must comply with the vessel color – coding scheme;
• No permits will be issued to minors
For additional information fishers can contact the Fisheries Department office at telephone number 224-4552 / 203-2623 or email [email protected]
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