Plantains and Bananas Order
PLANTS PROTECTION [CH.250 – 3
LRO 1/2008 STATUTE LAW OF THE BAHAMAS
PLANTAINS AND BANANAS ORDER
[Commencement 4th May, 1918]
The following order has been made under the Act —
The importation of plantains and banana plants into
The Bahamas is absolutely prohibited.
PROHIBITION OF THE IMPORTATION OF PLANTS
[Commencement 23rd September, 1971]
1. This Order may be cited as the Prohibition of the
Importation of Plants Order.
2. The importation into the Bahama Islands from
any of the countries specified in the Schedule to this Order
of all varieties of citrus fruits, mangoes, avocados, fresh
vegetables and all fruits with soft pericarp (excluding
bananas and plantains) is hereby absolutely prohibited.
SCHEDULE (Paragraph 2)
Cuba including the Isle of Pines