Changes Introduced To Immigration And Passport Ordinance (CAP.130)

Monday, 25 April 2016 - 3:30pm

Persons who have been working in the Territory for five years or more and are changing employers, will no longer be required to leave the Territory during the transition process. 

Regular Port Hours Resume At Virgin Gorda And West End

Monday, 25 April 2016 - 9:45am

The Immigration Department is advising the public that effective May 1, regular hours of operation will resume at the Virgin Gorda and West End ports of entry. 

Public Invited To View Interview On New Entry Form

Thursday, 7 April 2016 - 5:15pm

The public is invited to view an interview with Acting Chief Immigration Officer, Mr. Ian Penn on the introduction of the new Immigration and Customs form.

New Immigration And Customs Form Soon To Be Introduced

Friday, 18 March 2016 - 5:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands, through the Immigration Department, will be introducing a new customs and immigration form from Friday, April 1.

Immigration Department Processing Unit Closed Until February 16

Monday, 15 February 2016 - 10:45am

The Immigration Department is advising the public that the Processing Unit in Road Town is closed today, Monday, February 16.

Premier Smith Receives Update On Labour And Immigration Reform

Friday, 22 January 2016 - 11:45am

Immigration and Labour officials have updated Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith,  OBE on strategies to reform and strengthen the labour and immigration processes in the Territory and the short-term solutions being implemented to jump-start the changes.

Extended Hours At West End And Virgin Gorda Ports Of Entry

Monday, 11 January 2016 - 10:45am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is advising the public that the operating hours at the West End and Virgin Gorda ports of entry will be extended until April 30.

Immigration Department Improves Customer Service Experience

Monday, 23 November 2015 - 5:00pm

A cohort of Immigration Officers, along with senior Immigration and Government officials are pictured at the opening ceremony of a week-long Law Enforcement and Customer Service Training Workshop........

Yes, that individual will need to obtain a work permit as this arrangement is construed as engaging in employment in respect to the Immigration and Labour laws of the Virgin Islands.

 

Yes, any exception will require permission from the Chief Immigration Officer.

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