Design competition for new plates underway Ministry of Finance thanks the public for design submissions.

The public was recently asked to submit design concepts for the potential final license plates. There were many submissions during the past few weeks and the Ministry of Finance thanks all participants who have tendered their works. Three of the best images were selected and will be revealed for voting.
Following the course of the contest, the Ministry will move into the second phase of the selection process, which is the public vote on the favorite image, there the public can voice their opinions on the final license plate design. Once the votes are tallied the winner will be announced via various media. The artists will also be contacted; the winner receiving NAfls 1,000.00.
Starting today, Tuesday, July 12, the public will be able to vote for their favorite design via the Facebook page of the Department of Communication. The artist submission with the most votes will be awarded the cash prize.
About The Ministry of Finance Mission
Efficiently oversee the country’s finances by adopting new methods and technology to improve, standardize, streamline and automate processes. Provide accountable advice to the government in its policy areas and execute it by providing the public with exceptional service. The Ministry is focused on lifelong learning for its staff and the general public to empower persons to reach their full potential.
To execute balanced macroeconomic fiscal policies and initiatives that aid in the expansion and diversification of Sint Maarten’s economy, provide fiscal sustainability and to be the catalyst for innovation regarding government operations.
Integrity and CARE. The Ministry of Finance runs on the structural values of I.C.A.R.E., and acronym standing for the following:
 Integrity: always do the right thing
 Collaboration: None of us is as smart as all of us
 Accountability: we take ownership and accountability
 Respect: We value our colleagues and the people we serve
 Excellence: We always give our best