Police, tourism ministry and health inspectors have been out in force in Magalluf. | Michel's

Within the general framework of operations against businesses which contribute to a negative tourism image, the regional government has been working with other agencies in inspecting different establishments in and around Punta Ballena in Magalluf.

The tourism ministry coordinated inspections of establishments with the health ministry, the Guardia Civil and Calvia town hall and police. Priority was given to those establishments which are most popular with tourists, and more than one hundred inspections were carried out.

The ministry has started proceedings against eighteen for different infringements, including illegal offers. The town halls' activities' inspectors (who are responsible for business licences) together with the police's division dedicated to activities found that 66 out of 103 establishments didn't have the necessary documentation. They will all be fined, with the level of sanction dependent upon the seriousness of the specific offences.