Regulations & Legislation
All aspects of the environment are interdependent. It’s important to know the law to help protect these resources and ensure they are sustainable. Most Bahamian laws are available online, however we have included the majority of the laws related to the environment below.
Watch The Story of Sharks to understand why shark conservation is so important (CEI
Bahamas, Directed by Brendan Talwar & Ian Rossiter).
Sportfishing Regulations FAQ: For purposes of this law, “sportfishing” is basically non-commercial (recreational) fishing by non-Bahamians in a foreign licensed boat. Sportfishing permits are not required if you are renting a Bahamian boat, however the same bag limits apply.