The registration department is reminding persons involved in any profession, trade, business or calling set out in the Profession, Trade and Business Registration Act Cap. 373, that they are required to pay annual registration fees for the year 2011 during the month of January.
Fees should be paid to the Registrar, Registration Department, Judicial Centre, Whitepark Road, St. Michael, or to the Chief Labour Officer, Labour Department, 2nd Floor East, Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael. Those who fail to meet this deadline will have to pay twice the fees normally due.
Professionals are also reminded that under the act failure to register is an offence which can incur a fine of $500.00.?? In addition, persons who are required by law to pay a fee and fail to do so within the set period will be treated as being unregistered.??