Applying for research permits
on Bonaire

Turks Cap Cactus

(Melocactus azureus)

Photo by: © Christian Koning

Please contact the relevant Department for more information:

When you intend to conduct research on Bonaire the following permits may be required:

  • Exemption or Permission based on Eiland verordening natuurbeheer (Nature permit)
  • Exemption or permission based on Wet maritiem beheer BES
  • CITES permits
  • STINAPA Park Manager approval

See Flowchart

In order to determine which permissions are required its best to contact vergunningen loket:

Openbaar Lichaam Bonaire

Directie Ruimte en Ontwikkeling
Email: directie_ro@bonairegov.com
Loket Directie R&O +599 717 8130
Permit applications forms https://www.bonairegov.com/pa/node/1010

Park Management Authority

STINAPA Bonaire
info@stinapa.org
+599 7178444

Related Policy and legislation

Yellow-shouldered Amazon Parrots

(Amazona barbadensis)