Immigration And Passport (Amendment) Act Receives First Reading

Friday, 10 May 2024 - 8:34am

The Immigration and Passport (Amendment) Act, 2024 had its first reading in the House of Assembly.

Help Needed To Locate Colombian National

Monday, 29 April 2024 - 5:30pm

The public is asked to assist with locating Mrs. Monica Marcela Pineda of Colombia. 

Help Needed To Locate Illegal Migrants

Saturday, 27 April 2024 - 6:47pm

The Department of Immigration is asking the public to remain vigilant both on land and at sea for any suspicious persons or activity as they seek to locate illegal migrants reported to be in the Territory.

19 Illegal Migrants Apprehended In Cox Heath

Monday, 22 April 2024 - 10:22am

The Department of Immigration, with the assistance of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force apprehended 19 illegal migrants in Cox Heath, Tortola on Friday, April 19.

Help Needed To Locate Netherlands And Dominican Republic Nationals

Saturday, 20 April 2024 - 3:24pm

The public is asked to assist with the location of Mr. Pascal Bosman of Netherlands and Mr. Martire Cabrera of Dominican Republic (carrying a St. Kitts & Nevis passport).

New Law Enforcement Marine Base Officially Handed Over

Friday, 19 April 2024 - 5:18pm

The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF), Immigration Department and His Majesty’s Customs have new accommodations with the newly constructed Virgin Islands Law Enforcement Marine Base.

21 Illegal Immigrants Found In The North Sound Area

Thursday, 21 March 2024 - 3:38pm

Twenty-one illegal migrants have been located in the North Sound area of Virgin Gorda on March 21, 2024. 

Temporary Closure Of Immigration Processing Unit

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 - 12:06pm

The public is notified that the Department of Immigration’s Processing Unit will be temporarily closed at 12 noon today, March 19. All appointments, inquiries, and processing services will also be temporarily suspended during this closure.

Department Of Immigration To Host Office Hours On Anegada

Tuesday, 12 March 2024 - 10:18am

The Department of Immigration will host office hours on Anegada on Friday, March 22, 2024 for the facilitation of extensions of visitors Landing Permits, extensions to Entry Permits for work permit holders and general queries for services provided by the department. 

Help Needed To Locate Colombian Nationals

Monday, 11 March 2024 - 2:22pm

The public is asked to assist with the location of Mr. Jean Carlo Ospina Cano, Ms. Pamela Mesa Escobar and Ms. Yesica Yojana Marin Ramirez of Colombia (pictured).