From the BTB: New requirements for Water Sports Activities are being introduced and Public comments are being accepted in seven destinations. Click the link to see the schedule of sessions open to the general public.

This standard applies to all parties involved in the commercial operation of watersports in Belize. The standard also covers parties that are involved in the rental of equipment for certain water sports activities. Copies or details of this standard are available from the office of the Belize Bureau of Standards located at Power Lane, City of Belmopan, or on the website at

Any comments on the draft standard should reach the Director, Belize Bureau of Standards at the above-mentioned address no later than January 17th, 2020 or at [email protected]

Public Consultation Sessions to be carried out as follows:

Belize City, November 25th, 2019, 6:30 PM at the UWI Auditorium (Princess Margaret Drive)
San Pedro, November 26th, 2019, 6:30 PM at the Sunbreeze Hotel Conference Room
Caye Caulker, December 2nd, 2019, 6:30 PM at the Island Magic Hotel Conference Room
Dangriga, December 4th, 2019, 6:30 PM at the Pelican Beach Resort
Placencia, December 6th, 2019, 6:30 PM at the Placencia Community Center
Hopkins, December 11th, 2019, 6:30 PM at the Sandy Beach Restaurant
Punta Gorda, December 17th, 2019, 6:30 PM at the TIDE Conference Room