Premier's Office
Department of Trade, Investment, Promotion and Consumer Affairs
Release Date:
Monday, 11 May 2020 - 2:10pm

Businesses reopening in the Virgin Islands must be approved by the Department of Trade, Investment Promotion and Consumer Affairs prior to being inspected by the Environmental Health Division and Social Distancing Taskforce.

The list of approved businesses for the following categories is available on the Government of the Virgin Islands website, bvi.gov.vg:

  • Beauty Salons
  • Nail Salons
  • Barber Shops
  • Spas
  • Car Rentals
  • General & Specialised Consultants
  • Furniture Factories
  • Car Washes

Businesses that are not listed are to contact the department urgently via telephone at (284) 468- 4280 or (284) 468-4316 to become regularised.


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740
Email:    shersmith@gov.vg