Section 41 (1) of the SEZ Act indicates a list of excluded activities that a Developers or an Occupant shall not carry on any of the following activities, whether directly or indirectly, in a Zone. NB May be carried out by a Zone User:
Including mining, quarrying or drilling for natural resources (but not including the lawful extraction of water for the developer’s or occupant’s own use).
Utilities (but not including the generation of electricity by a developer or an occupant solely for its own use and not for the supply to any other person other than the Single Buyer pursuant to a standard offer contract for net billing or a wheeling arrangement under the Electricity Act).
Regulated by the Bank of Jamaica or the Financial Services Commission.
Real Estate (such as Equity Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS) and not Real Estate Management & Development which is the primary function of the developer.
Excluding research and development.