Steps to take when importing produce and plants.


Step 1:  Review the following plant conditions and contact the department for more information.

Step 2:  The department will provide the necessary information.

Step 3:  The arrival date and the port of entry is noted by the department.

Step 4:  The information provided is reviewed by the department.

NOTE:   If the review process reveals an issue, then the request is denied.  This means that the consignment is prohibited from
             entering the country and will be quarantined and destroyed.

Method of Applying

By Phone

Department Contact Information

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Paraquita Bay,
Tortola, Virgin Islands (British) VG1120

Business Hours:

General Office - Paraquita Bay and Virgin Gorda - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Abattoir - 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Airport - 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Email Address:,,,

General Office (Paraquita Bay) - 1(284) 468-6123/6124
Veterinary Unit  - 1 (284) 468 - 6197
Virgin Gorda Office - 1(284) 468-9263/6506/6507
Airport Office - 1(284) 468-6449