CUSTOM HOUSE AGENTS (LICENSING) ACT - 1978 (SMCD 188)

    Section - 9 - Transitory Provisions.

    (1) Until such date that this Decree shall come into force no person shall transact customs business unless that person has obtained from the Comptroller temporary licence to do so.

    (2) A licence granted under subsection (1) of this section shall be subject to such conditions as the Comptroller may prescribe and shall be valid for a period not exceeding six months.

    (3) Any person who transacts customs business in contravention of subsection (1) of this section shall be guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding c200.00 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both.