The Jamaica Special Economic Zone Authority

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Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Developer Occupant Zone User MSME Occupant
Company incorporated under the Companies Act of Jamaica Company incorporated under the Companies Act of Jamaica Company incorporated under the Companies Act of Jamaica that has been authorized by the SEZ Authority to provide ancillary services, other services or goods to SEZ Occupants within the Zone. Company limited by shares and incorporated under the Companies Act of Jamaica with
Established to develop and or operate an SEZ under a master-concession or licence-agreement as approved by the SEZ Authority Conducts business in the SEZ under a sub-concession agreement with a developer and approved by the SEZ Authority No benefits from SEZ fiscal incentives. Conducts business in the SEZ under a sub-concession agreement with a developer and approved by the SEZ Authority
Approved to develop a Zone that is sufficient to accommodate at least three (3) SEZ Occupants or special approval as a Single-Entity Specialised Zone Approved to operate from an approved SEZ with a Developers’ Sub Concession Agreement Approved to operate from an approved SEZ with a Developers’ Sub Concession Agreement Approved by the SEZ Authority based on evidence that the MSME conducts at least 50% of its business with an SEZ Developer or Occupant or has the capabilities to provide services or goods to an international market
Benefits from fiscal incentives Benefits from fiscal incentives Benefits from fiscal incentives with year on year proof of business
Issued or paid up share capital at the effective date of either a master-concession or licence-agreement must not be less than US$1,500,000 Issued or paid up share capital at the effective date of either a master-concession or licence-agreement must not be less than US$25,000. Also, investments by the Occupant in the Zone related activities I,e. equipment, machines, facilities improvement etc. must be greater than US$50,000 within the first year of operation Investments by the Zone User in the Zone related activities I,e. equipment, machines, facilities improvement etc. must be greater than US$50,000 within the first year of operation Investments by the Zone User in the Zone related activities I,e. equipment, machines, facilities improvement etc. must be greater than US$25,000 within the first year of operation for a valid period of not more than four (4) years from date of issuance.