GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Inspectorate of the Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunications (Ministry TEATT), is issuing a reminder to all taxis and bus permit holders that according to the Regulation of the Prime Minister of May 16, 2020, to determine Phase II that “Business and Services allowed to resume operations must adhere to the guidelines outlined in addendum 2, entitled ‘COVID-19 Prevention and Safety Plan for the Business Community of Sint Maarten,’ and must have their operational plans in place prior to opening to the public. Failure to do so, will result in closure of the business.”
With respect to the provision of passenger transport services, you must implement and abide by the guidelines found in section 4.1, 4.2 or 4.3 of the aforementioned Prevention and Safety Plan (whichever section is applicable to your category of business).
4.1 Specific Guidelines for Buses – Public Transport
4.2 Specific Guidelines for School buses
4.3 Specific Guidelines for Taxis
Your failure to abide by these guidelines can result in sanctions. A template of the Prevention and Safety Plan can be found on page 17 of the aforementioned document.
The Prevention and Safety Plan is on the government’s website at www.sintmaartengov.org, under the section National Laws & Gazette.
Click on the year 2020 and scroll down and click the link, “Bijlage 2 Final Guidelines to prepare COVID19 Prevention and Safety Plan for Businesses – 16 May 2020.pdf” to download the file.
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