Applications for Trade Fairs under Section 2 Category (n) of the Public Entertainment Act (Chapter 181) have been transferred from the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism to the Department of Energy and Industry at the Prime Minister’s Office. The transition is effective from the 1st of October 2016.

According to the Energy and Industry Department at the Prime Minister’s Office, trade fairs with performances, advertisement or sale of industry products in Section 2 Category (n) of the Public Entertainment Act (Chapter 181) include Local and international trade expos; Shows/roadshows related to trade for example automobiles, real estate and travel fair; Garage sale/car boot sale; Wedding fairs and others.

Any license application to organise the events shall be made by completing the Application Form for Public Entertainment Act (Chapter 181), which can be directly downloaded from the Energy and Industry Department website at https://onebiz.business.gov.bn and returned to the Expo and Trade Fair (ETF) Committee of the Energy and Industry Department at the Prime Minister’s Office via email: etf@jpm.gov.bn. Further information contact Expo and Trade Fair (ETF) Committee at: etf@jpm.gov.bn or call: 2384488 extensions 1050.

Source: Radio Television Brunei News.