Collection of Environmental Sanitation
The Collection of Environmental Sanitation is a charge dedicated to the betterment of the local community operated by the government of Quintana Roo. This fee supports government investment in environmental infrastructure, sustainability and safety practices, among others.
The charge implementation took place on February 2, 2022, and all tourists must pay. Reservations paid before this date will be exempt from this amount. The charge will be made for timeshare hotels, shared hotels, and accommodation facilities throughout the destination. Travelers can see the charge on their hotel bill at check-in or check-out.
The charge is 28.87 Mexican pesos per guest and per night, approximately USD 1.45, depending on the exchange rate, regardless of occupancy.
All the funds go to private trust and they are administered by a supervisory council that includes the participation of experts in sustainability, the private sector, and the authorities, whose sole purpose is the correct management of the Fund's resources.