Wednesday , February 21 2024

Announcements – offline

Animal Registration Fee 2022

The Executive Council of the Public Entity Saba would like to inform the public of the following: Based on the Island Ordinance Identification and Registration of Livestock and Pets 2004, all animal owners must pay an annual identification and registration fee. The Executive Council has mandated collecting the fee above …

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Road Tax 2022 – Stickers by March 1st

It is the responsibility of motorists to ensure that their vehicle meets all requirements to make use of the public road. Every motor vehicle used on public roads must bear the number of valid number plates determined for each category. Based on the Windward Islands Road Traffic Regulation and Taxation …

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Saba Day Week and Weekend program lined up

Saba is gearing up for the 46th annual Saba Day Week and Weekend which lasts from Monday, November 29 to December 5. An extensive program with lots of variety has been prepared. The Saba Day Week starts on Monday, November 29 with a Youth Extravaganza of the Sacred Heart School …

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Pre-Travel from Saba testing – Updated Dec. 29

COVID-19 Testing and New January Testing Center Hours Effective Immediately: Due to the high volume for PCR tests same-day results for travel are no longer guaranteed. Please allow 24-48 hours for results. PCR tests will only be given where it is required by the country of destination. Please be prepared …

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SCF – Seafood and sharks

Hi! My name is Sanne, I am a Dutch student from Wageningen University. For my internship at the Saba Conservation Foundation (SCF) I am conducting a questionnaire on seafood and sharks. The responses will be used in my graduate research. Only Saba Residents should reply. The questionnaire will take approximately 5 …

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From December 8th, Saba offers booster vaccine to 60+

A booster vaccination is an extra dose given to people who are already fully vaccinated to improve the effectiveness of the vaccine. As of December 8th 2021, persons, 60 years and older would be able to receive their Covid-19 booster. When will I receive my invitation? If you are 60 …

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Saba Comprehensive School is seeking Teaching staff

The Saba Comprehensive School (the only school for secondary and vocational education on the island) seeks a teacher assistant per January 2022: Teacher Assistant (1.0 FTE) Effective January 2022 As the teacher assistant, you should have good organization skills, good attention to detail, the ability to work alone and as …

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Saba Reach organizes Course Dutch A2 – Maatschappelijk Informeel (Informal Social)

Recently Saba Reach Foundation (SRF) established a cooperation agreement with Certificate Dutch as a Foreign Language (CNaVT). The CNaVT certifies language proficiency of Dutch as a foreign language worldwide, using task-based and domain-specific exams related to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). The CNaVT is a project commissioned by the Dutch Language …

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Winair updates its booking system: no bookings October 12-13

Winair announces that on October 13, 2020 the company will migrate to a new and future proof reservation system! This new system will allow themto provide our customers more advanced service and communication features. To ensure a smooth transition and migration their systems will be down for a short period, …

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Court cannot travel to Saba and Statia

Because of the COVID-19 pandem­ic, it is currently not pos­sible for the Court to travel to Saba or St. Eustatius. Persons on these islands who wish to submit a peti­tion or enquire about their case can do so by sending an e-mail to jacqueline.evers@caribjus­titia.org or griffiesintmaarten@caribjustitia.org. The required payments for a …

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ENTRY AND QUARANTINE POLICY SABA – September 29, 2020

RISK CATEGORIZATION SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 ENTRY AND QUARANTINE POLICY SABA Reference is made to the entry and quarantine policy of Saba and the latest emergency ordinance. This is the updated risk categorization of countries as of September 29. All persons that want to enter Saba must email info@Sabagov.nl to ask …

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Coast Guard routine patrols at seas around St. Maarten

Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard units routinely patrol the waters of St. Maarten and at the bays and around coast lines in keeping with our responsibility for patrol and controls at sea. These patrols will be carried out frequently to control vessels on the COVID-19 measures for visiting vessels, social distancing, …

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Be Prepared, Stay Prepared !

Public Entity Saba Reminder We are currently in the peak of the 2020 hurricane season while living through the covid-19 pandemic. While Saba’s epidemiological situation remains favorable, the weather, however, is unpredictable, and we need to be prepared. The community should continue to make all the necessary preparations. Do not …

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Frequently Asked Questions concerning Saba’s Borders

Are the borders of Saba open? Saba’s borders are still closed, with the exception of essential travel. What is Essential travel? Essential travel refers to; 1. Saban residents returning 2. Essential workers 3. Medical referrals Can I come to Saba for the summer vacation? As long as the borders remain …

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RBC Royal Bank launches second phase of client relief options 

TORONTO (CANADA) – June 15, 2020 — Today, RBC Royal Bank (RY on TSX and NYSE) (“RBC”) announced a second phase of financial relief options for its Caribbean clients impacted by the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic. Effective immediately, RBC Personal Banking clients in the Caribbean will be able …

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Guidelines for visiting the BFS Home

Due to the COVID Pandemic our visiting guidelines have been adjusted. We ask all of our visitors to oblige them. Our staff has the duty to remind you of our guidelines and the right to ask you to leave if you repeatedly disregard our guidelines. These rules are in place …

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Funeral Announcement of Jacinth Whitfield.

The funeral service for the late Jacinth Whitfield will be held on Friday, May 15, 2020 in the Anglican Christ Church in The Bottom. The tributes will begin at 11 a.m. followed by the service. We would have liked as many persons as possible to join us for the service …

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