Festival Booth Employers Reminded To Obtain Work Permit

Friday, 28 July 2017 - 9:41am

All employers operating on the Festival Grounds during the upcoming BVI Emancipation Festival are reminded that they are to apply for and obtain a work permit for any non-Belonger/non-BVIslander they desire to employ. 

Virgin Islands Climate Change Trust Fund Board Installed

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 - 4:43pm

The First Board of Trustees of the Virgin Islands Climate Change Trust Fund was officially installed yesterday July 17.

Revised Work Permit Fee Structure Takes Effect On July 1

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 - 3:43pm

The public is notified that the revised work permit fee structure will take effect on July 1. 

Statement By Deputy Premier On The Revision Of Work Permit Fee Structure And New Effective Date

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 - 11:55am

Please be advised that revised work permit fee structure will be implemented, effective July 1, 2017.

Deputy Premier - 'Government Has Amended The Work Permit Fee Structure To One That Is Progressive'

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 - 11:04am

Madame Speaker, after maintaining work permit fees at the same level since 1981, the BVI Government has amended the work permit fee structure to one that is progressive and based on income.

New Work Permit Fees Effective May 15

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 - 10:43am

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering has announced that new work permit fees will come into effect on May 15.

Virgin Gorda Labour Office To Open At 2:00 P.M. April 10

Monday, 3 April 2017 - 1:17pm

The public is advised that the Virgin Gorda office of the Labour Department will be closed on Monday, April 10, until 2:00 p.m. to accommodate staff training.

Public Invited To Test Revised Work Permit Renewal Process

Friday, 17 March 2017 - 3:22pm

The public is invited to participate in the testing of a revised process for renewal of work permits issued by the Labour Department. 

Testing Phase To Begin On New Process For Work Permit Renewal

Friday, 10 March 2017 - 5:06pm

The Labour Department is in the final stages of preparation to begin testing a new process for the renewal of work permits.

Labour Minister To Represent BVI At International Labour Meeting

Monday, 20 February 2017 - 3:04pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering, will attend the 10th International Labour Organisation (ILO) Meeting of Caribbean Ministers in Jamaica from February 22 to 24.