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CURACAO | Nuisance & Waste Regulations

The Curacao Nuisance Ordinance (Hinderverordening CuraƧao 1994) contains rules in order to prevent or restrict environmental hazards, damage or nuisance caused by operations or activities which have a negative impact on the local environment. It is prohibited to carry out, expand or change any activity which may affect the environment of Curacao, without a permit of the government. The aforementioned ordinance is of importance to parties who wish to commence any business operations in Curacao after having realized a building project in Curacao.

The Curacao Waste Ordinance (Eilandsverordening vaste en chemische afvalstoffen)  stipulates rules with respect to disposal of domestic-, industrial- and other waste categories.