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a.    Margate (January 1 – March 31)
b.    Red Hind (January 1 – March 31)
c.    Nassau Grouper (March 1 – May 31)
d.    Turtle (April 1 – November 30)
e.    Lobster (July 31 – October 31)
f.    Conch (August 15 – October 31)
g.   Whelk (August 15 – October 31)


Persons ordinarily residing in the territory for 20 years are eligible to apply for a Certificate of Residence. They should have a desire to live in the territory and have a good character.

Full details of visits and visit numbers can be found on this website.

Persons can apply for Belonger Status if they are in possession of a valid Certificate of Residence or is married to a Belonger and residing with spouse for five years in the territory.

An employee has to give his employer a medical certificate of illness no later than the second day of illness.