Licensing of Maritime Service Providers
An application for a licence as a maritime service provider shall be made to the Authority in a prescribed form. The Authority may approve or reject an application and shall notify the applicant of its decision together with reasons within sixty days from the date of receipt of the application.
Where the Authority approves an application for a licence or for a renewal of a licence, the Authority shall, upon payment of such standard fee as it may determine, issue to the applicant the appropriate licence or renewal of the licence. Such licence shall:
- 1. be specific with regard to the category of maritime service licensed to be provided;
- 2. be valid for one year and shall, in any case, expire on the 31st of December, of each year;
- 3. be limited exclusively to use by the named licensee and shall not be transferred to any other person without prior approval of the Authority;
- 4. be issued upon such other conditions as may be specified by the Authority in the license