The Government of the Virgin Islands has put measures in place for accommodations to be made for persons who are in the Territory visiting and may need assistance in extending their stay until the all clear is given.
All visitors who remain in the BVI following the closure of its borders are being informed that no penalties will be placed for staying beyond the issued Immigration entry permit upon entering the Territory.
Topic: Immigration, Novel Coronavirus, The Public Service
Tuesday, 24 March 2020 - 9:11am
El Departamento de Inmigración le informa al público, que medidas han sido implementadas para reforzar la práctica de distanciamiento social a la luz de la pandemia del coronavirus COVID-19 y que ahora solo permite cinco (5) personas dentro del área del lobby en un momento dado.
Topic: Health and Safety, Immigration, Novel Coronavirus
Monday, 23 March 2020 - 2:02pm
The Immigration Department is informing the public that it has implemented social distancing measures in light of the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and is now only allowing five (5) persons within the lobby area at any given time.
Topic: Immigration, Passports, Nationality, and Visas
Friday, 7 February 2020 - 5:12pm
The established processes offered by the Civil Registry and Passport Office and the Immigration Department in applying for visas and entering the Territory are still in effect while works are ongoing to launch the new Boarder Management and e-Visa System.
The Government of the Virgin Islands has signed a five year contract with Canadian Bank Note Company to monitor the Territory’s borders for the next five years and share real time information between agencies.
Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, and Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley are pictured signing a contract for the implementation of the Border Management and Electronic Visa System with Vice President of Business Development, Identity and Payment of Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited Mr. Mark Houlton and Director of Business Development Ms. Fuencisla Santiago.