The mission of the National Parks, Rivers and Beaches Authority:

To protect the rich natural, cultural and historic heritage resources of the country by fully involving all relevant community groups and stakeholders in promoting and managing their use to optimize and sustain social and economic benefits now and in the future.

The Authority's mandate (from the National Parks Act):

To preserve, protect, manage and develop the natural, physical and ecological resources and historical and cultural heritage of SVG and connected matters

In order to achieve our mission and mandate, the Authority has the goal to establish and manage a national protected areas system that will provide for the sustainability of biodiversity and other ecosystem services and support socio-economic growth and sustainable development.

To read more about the roles and function of the National Parks, Rivers and Beaches Authority, please see the National Parks and Protected Areas System Plan and the National Parks Act.