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Maldives Tourism Act No. 2 of 1999.

Country/Territory
Maldives
Document type
Legislation
Date
1999
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Lease Public land Contract/agreement Authorization/permit Plant protection Registration Tourism
Geographical area
Asia, Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia
Abstract

This Act provides for the determination of zones and islands for the development of tourism in the Maldives; the leasing of islands for development as tourist resorts, the leasing of land for development as tourist hotels and tourist guesthouses, the leasing of places for development as marinas, and the management of all such facilities; and the operation of tourist vessels, diving centers and travel agencies, and the regulation of persons providing such services.

Full text
English
Website
www.tourism.gov.mv

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Regulation on the Protection and Conservation of Environment in the Tourism Industry.

Legislation | Maldives | 2006

Keyword: Sewerage, Waste management, Waste disposal, Water supply, Waterworks, Tourism, Authorization/permit, Management/conservation, EIA, Keeping of live animals, Wild fauna, Wild flora

Source: FAO, FAOLEX