New Returning Officer Appointed For Sixth Electoral District

Friday, 15 May 2015 - 5:00pm

The Elections Office is informing the public of a change to the Returning Officer for the Sixth Electoral District for the upcoming General Elections scheduled for Monday, June 8.




18 Persons Registered As British Citizens

Thursday, 14 May 2015 - 5:00pm

Eighteen persons who were previously naturalised as British Overseas Territories citizens were today registered as British citizens.

His Excellency The Governor Remarks: Acquiring British Nationality Is A Matter Of Great Significance

Thursday, 14 May 2015 - 3:45pm

14 May 2015

Acting Governor Issues Election Proclamation

Friday, 8 May 2015 - 4:00pm

In accordance with Section 86 of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007, the Acting Governor, Mrs. V. Inez Archibald has appointed June 8 as the date on which the next general election ....

Public Service Week 2015 Schedule Of Activities

Friday, 8 May 2015 - 2:15pm

Public officers and the BVI community are invited to take part in activities for Public Service Week 2015 being celebrated from May 24 to June 1.  The week begins with a church service at the Virgin Gorda Assembly of God at 3:00 p.m. Speedy’s Ferry will depart Road Town at 2:00 p.m. and will offer a reduced fare. Persons are encouraged to note the following schedule for the week of activities:

Public Officers Prepare For Public Service Week 2015

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 - 11:45am

Public Officers are preparing to celebrate Public Service Week 2015 from May 24 to June 1.

The week, which is held annually, will see government ministries, departments and statutory bodies competing in various activities and sporting events.

Special Sitting For Liquor Licences To Be Held On June 1

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 - 3:30pm

A special sitting to hear and determine applications for the issuance of new and renewal of liquor licences will be held at the Magistrate Court at John’s Hole on June 1 at 10:00 a.m.

Sheila Brathwaite Appointed Complaints Commissioner

Monday, 4 May 2015 - 5:00pm

Mrs. Sheila Brathwaite has been appointed to the post of Complaints Commissioner for one year effective July 1.

The Complaints Commissioner, often called the Ombudsman, offers to the public a channel for raising complaints about maladministration in the public service and statutory bodies. It provides a mechanism to investigate complaints thoroughly and independently and offers an unparalleled ability to get to the heart of any shortcomings within the public sector.

Governor Out Of Territory – Acting Governor Appointed

Friday, 1 May 2015 - 4:45pm

In accordance with Section 37 of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007, Mrs. V. Inez Archibald, Deputy Governor, will act in the Office of the Governor with effect from Saturday, May 2 until Sunday, May 3, and again from Wednesday, May 6 until Sunday, May 10, during the absence of the Governor from the Virgin Islands.

Continuous Voter Registration To End On Tuesday May 5

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 5:00pm

The Office of the Supervisor of Elections is reminding the public that after the dissolution of the House of Assembly, eligible persons will only have two days to register to vote for the upcoming general election. an>continue until the end of the working day on Tuesday, May 5.