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Customs duty exemption expires March 31

PRESS RELEASE: The public is reminded that the Customs Duty exemption period will expire on March 31, 2018. The Government has recognised the challenges experienced with the procuring and shipping of goods. As such , residents who can provide proof that […]

by / on March 21, 2018 at 2:22 PM /

Statement from the Premier on March 12

PRESS RELEASE: Ladies and Gentlemen, after much reflection, prayer, widespread discussions with Government colleagues and with you; as Premier of the British Virgin Islands I have come to the decision we must move forward with the total and complete restoration […]

by / on March 13, 2018 at 12:45 PM /

Premier holding office hours on VG March 13

PRESS RELEASE: Residents of the Virgin Gorda community are advised that Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Honourable D Orlando Smith, OBE will hold office hours on Tuesday, March 13 at the Virgin Gorda Administration Complex, Vanterpool Building. Persons […]

by / on March 9, 2018 at 4:07 PM /

Waste Management Department has new contact info

PRESS RELEASE: The public is notified that the Department of Waste Management can now be contacted at telephone numbers 468-4934 or 468-4935. Persons can also visit the offices downstairs the Social Development Department located next to the Red Cross building.

by / on February 26, 2018 at 3:43 PM /

Public reminded of plant importation procedures

PRESS RELEASE: Residents and visitors to the British Virgin Islands are reminded that it is unlawful to import plants and/or plant materials into the Territory without a valid Import Permit. In accordance with the Plant Protection Act (Cap. 93), the […]

by / on February 22, 2018 at 12:33 PM /

VI Softball – Baseball Association hosting park clean up

The Virgin Islands Softball – Baseball Association will be hosting their Park Clean Up this Saturday from 10AM. We have sought the help of Heavy Equipment Volunteers, supports and players to execute the clean up of the field. Calling all […]

by / on February 20, 2018 at 1:11 PM /

Public invited to participate in essay contest

PRESS RELEASE: The public is invited to participate in an exciting essay competition organised by the Ministry of Education and Culture in collaboration with the H Lavity Stoutt Commemorative Committee. The topic is ‘What Would H. Lavity Stoutt Do?’ Right […]

by / on February 19, 2018 at 6:06 PM /

Public meeting to analyze recovery plan

BULLETIN: Third District Representative Honourable Julian Fraser invites all Third District Residents and the wider BVI public to the Valerie O. Thomas Community Center this Wednesday evening at 7pm to learn the facts and the figures in the Recovery and […]

by / on February 19, 2018 at 2:26 PM /
Bank closing early on December 22

Bank closing early on December 22

PRESS RELEASE: CIBC FirstCaribbean in the BVI advises the public that in observance of the seasonal public holidays, the bank will be closing to the public at 12 noon on Friday, December 22, 2017. Normal banking hours will resume on […]

by / on December 20, 2017 at 5:00 AM /

Property tax assessment list now available

Government Information Service (press release) – The 2017 Property Tax assessment list is available for review. Copies of the assessment list are posted at various public buildings and places throughout the BVI for inspection by the public. A review of […]

by / on July 27, 2017 at 6:40 PM /