Permits & Licences

In order to effectively manage and protect Jamaica’s forest resources, the Agency has implemented a system of permits and licences.  The following are the permits and licenses we offer and the accompanying fees.

Permit

Licence

Application fee

Permit/Licence Fee

Renewal Fee

Other

Fee

To remove timber/and or forest produce

$250.00

Stumpage
(as assessed)

Road use

$250.00

$2,500.00

$800.00

To use or light an open fire or charcoal kiln

$250.00

$3,000.00

$1,000.00

To use and/or transport a power saw

$250.00

$3,000.00

$1,000.00

To operate a sawmill

$250.00

$15,000.00

To cut and/or extract timber/forest produce

$250.00

Stumpage (as assessed)