Directorate of Levy Services;

Has the following two departments;

Levy Enforcement Department

Functions
The Department is responsible for the following key functions –

  1. Collect tourism levy and any penalties thereof
  2. Initiate development of investigation and enforcement policies, strategies and programs;
  3. Implement approved investigation and enforcement policies, strategies and programs;
  4. Custodian of exhibits relating to levy collection defaulters and maintain a registry thereof
  5. Provision of intelligence and knowledge necessary for enforcement;
  6. Collaboration with law enforcement and other relevant agencies to enforce compliance
  7. Create a mechanism for partnership with other prosecutorial agencies
  8. Undertake prosecution of levy defaulters.

Levy Compliance Department

Functions
The Department is responsible for the following key functions –

  1. Initiate development of compliance policies, strategies and programs
  2. Implement approved compliance policies, strategies and programs
  3. Sensitization and registration of Levy payers
  4. Maintain and update database of all levy payers
  5. Provision of intelligence and knowledge necessary for Compliance
  6. Collaboration with other relevant agencies to ensure compliance
  7. Liaise with Corporate Affairs department in sensitisation of stakeholders.