This service grants a Non-Belonger authorization to work in the Territory for a single period not exceeding three months.


Step 1:  Employer/Agent completes the application form and submits it to the Labour Department, along with supporting documents.

Step 2:  Employer/Agent awaits a response to their application.

Supporting Documents

Please see Temporary Work Permit Requirements

Method of Applying

In Person

Turn Around Time

10 - 15 Working Days


Department Contact Information

Department of Labour and Workforce Development

Ashley Ritter Bldg
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday  
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Cashier: 8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Email Address:

Telephone: 1(284) 468-4780
Fax: 1(284) 494-3027/468-2570