School bus inspections kick off July 24 followed by 28 and 29


GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – School Bussing and Taxi Dispatching at the Inspection Department of Ministry of Economic Affairs would like to inform school bus owners and drivers that school bus inspections are scheduled to start Friday, July 24 and on July 28 and 29.

School bus owners and drivers are hereby advised to take note of the aforementioned dates.  Inspections will take place between 8.30am and 12.30pm.

School bus owners/drivers are requested to call the department to make an appointment.

Drivers are required to provide the following documentation during the inspection process: Valid driver’s license; Insurance; Valid motor vehicle inspection card and Business license.  Fire extinguishers and First Aid Kits are also part of inspection process.

The key objective is to continue to provide safe, reliable and comfortable transportation services for school children.

For further information about services rendered by the Inspection Section, call telephone number 542-5641.