Regional Caribbean Barbados Government Ministries and Departments
8
Department of Emergency Management
The government agency which seeks to coordinate emergency management activities in Barbados. Includes: hurricane shelter locations, news updates, emergency tips, and community outreach programmes for students and volunteers.
Immigration Department
Immigration and naturalisation information including travel documents, passport and visa applications, immigration law, and immigration forms.
Inland Revenue Department
Responsible for the different types of taxes and fees. Features overview, downloadable forms, FAQ, specific acts regarding taxation, income tax calculator, assessment appeals process, corporate taxes, and guidelines for tax withholdings.
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Barbados ministry tasked with issues such as: farming industry, wildlife, animal welfare, rural development, the countryside, and sustainable development.
Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports
The ministry is responsible for pre-primary, primary, and secondary levels of education. It formulates public school curricula, budget, research, science and technology policy, sports and youth, and cultural affairs. Includes press releases, statistics, and ministerial overview.
Ministry of Finance, Economic Affairs and Energy
Responsible for fiscal policy, assessments and developmental coordination of natural resources, mineral exploitation licensing, and geological surveys.
Ministry of Trade, Industry and Commerce
A government ministry tasked with economic development and the improvement of the quality of life of the people of Barbados through the facilitation of commerce, entrepreneurship and the protection of consumers.
Natural Heritage Department
A department tasked with upgrading unique national sites and properties to support the tourism industry in the country. Working in tandem with the National Conservation Commission and Town and Country planning. Includes: information on attractions, entertainment, biodiversity, news, and photos.
[Book Mozilla]
Last update:
January 15, 2016 at 4:17:35 UTC
Regional
Science
Shopping
Society
Sports
All Languages
Arts
Business
Computers
Games
Health
Home
News
Recreation
Reference