The Ministry of Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport (MIPSAT) wishes to advise the motoring public that the Fond Assau Bridge in Babonneau is not yet reopened to vehicular traffic. This move is to allow concrete works sufficient time to cure.
The Biodiversity office in the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Energy, Science and Technology, invites all interested stakeholders to a review of the proposed Biosafety bill, policy and regulations drafted as part of St. Lucia's National Biosafety Implementation Project.
The Governments of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines have each received soft loan financing in the amount of 1.5 Million Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) which is equivalent to US$2.4 Million, from the World Bank, for implementation of the OECS Electronic Government for Regional Integration Project (EGRIP). The loans are provided under a special facility of the concessional lending arm of the World Bank, the International Development Association (IDA).
Inland Revenue Department Implementing Online Tax System
As part of the mandate to continue to improve the level of service to its customers and The Government of Saint Lucia through the E-Government Regional Integration Project is embarking on a major undertaking. That is the implementation of a Tax E-filing System. The Inland Revenue Department is set to introduce the Tax-E-Filing System in July 2013.
This new system will allow businesses and individuals to perform the following:
New Water Rates
The National Water and Sewerage Commission (NWSC) would like to inform the general public that through the power vested in it by the Water and Sewerage Act of 2005 as amended in 2008 section 37 (C ) hereby makes the final determination for the new tariff for water and sewerage for the Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO). The new tariff shall take effect during WASCO’s next billing cycle and shall apply until the end of the Triennial period (September 2012 to August 2015).
Government of Saint Lucia
Ministry of Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport
In keeping with Section 179 of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act (Cap. 8.01), the Transport Department of the Ministry of Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport would like to inform the public of the application of demerit points to the licenses of persons who have been convicted of traffic offences. Traffic offences include: