Regulations for Jet Ski Operators

Please note that the following regulations apply to anyone wishing to offer Jet Ski services:

  • Applicants must complete a Bahamahost swim test, provide a valid Police Record and medical certificate with application.
  • Persons who apply will have their names gazetted, so as to give members of the public the opportunity to file a written objection.
  • The applicant must pass a comprehensive vetting by the Royal Bahamas Police Force.
  • All of the registered vessels approved are required to have valid insurance coverage and pass a safety inspection.
  • If approved, the registration number of the craft and area of operation must be painted on the side of the craft.
  • Jet Ski operators are to wear uniform shirts and have their identification badges around their necks at all times when working.