Following the coming into operation on 02 July, 2004 of the Beach Authority (Traders’ Licence) Regulations, 2004,the Authority took over the responsibility for the issue and/or renewal of Beach Hawker’s Licence (formerly Beach Trader’s Licence) from the Local Authorities. This function is being undertaken by the Licensing Unit set up at the level of the Authority. It has, therefore,the following responsibilities:
- The day to day processing, issue and renewal of licenses.
- Giving authorization to use public beach for all activities (such as leisure/sports, commercial, religious and other related purposes).
- Matters relating to the renting of tuckshops and or other commercial spaces.
- Dealing to all matters regarding monitoring and enforcement of regulations pertaining to Beach Traders’ Licence