To issue fingerprints on fingerprint cards for customers.


Step 1:  Customer goes to RT Police Station with identification and makes a request for fingerprints with Receptionist.

Step 2:  Staff reviews identification.

Step 3:  Fee is collected by staff and a receipt is given to the customer.

Step 4:  Administration section contact the Scenes of Crime Unit to assist customer in acquiring fingerprints

Step 5:  Customer is directed to the Fingerprint Unit.

Step 6:  Fingerprints are taken and put on a special card.

Step 7:  Scenes of Crime Unit records customer identification information.

Step 8:  Cards are given to Customer.

Supporting Documents

Valid Identification

Method of Applying

In Person

Turn Around Time



Department Contact Information

The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force

P.O. Box 64
Road Town, Tortola

Business Hours:

For Administration services, office hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm. 

Email Address:

RVIPF three-digit access number 311 for BVI callers
Direct Line: 1-284-368-5371

1-284-494-3822 (Overseas customers)