Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour
Department of Labour and Workforce Development
Ministry of Health & Social Development
Release Date:
Tuesday, 14 April 2020 - 1:31pm

Employers are reminded to provide the following information to the Department of Labour and Workforce Development and the Immigration Department to adequately assess the Territory's workforce needs:

- The functionality of the business as it relates to its operations including its hours of operation;

- Employees who may have been laid off/released or will be laid off/released and those that have been retained, along with their respective positions, immigration status, and any payment packages being offered;  

- Any additional information that may be useful to the assessment.

Requests for additional assistance can be sent to the departments at email labour@gov.vg and immigrationinfo@gov.vg or call (284) 468-9960 and (284) 468-4703 respectively.


Paul Bridgewater

Information Officer I (Ag.)
Department of Information and Public Relations
Email: Pbridgewater@gov.vg