Civil Registry Introduces COVID-19 Preventative Measures

Friday, 20 March 2020 - 5:22pm

The Civil Registry and Passport Office is informing the public that it has implemented social distancing measures in light of the Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic. As a result only ten persons will be allowed in the lobby at any time.

Lands Unit Implements Safety Measures Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Friday, 20 March 2020 - 5:04pm

The public is notified that due to the present situation being faced with the COVID 19 pandemic, the following measures are to be immediately implemented at the Lands Unit.

Virgin Islands Shipping Registry Marine Information Notice 02-2020

Friday, 20 March 2020 - 4:52pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is closely monitoring the situation in relation to COVID-19. At this time, there are no restrictions announced for the Public Service. In the event that any such restrictions are announced by the Government, the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry (VISR) would provide guidance on levels of service that we are able to offer. 

Statement By Minister For Education On School Closing (Spanish)

Friday, 20 March 2020 - 2:32pm

En enero de 2020, la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) declaró que el brote de la nueva enfermedad por Coronavirus en la provincia de Hubei, China, era una emergencia de salud pública de preocupación internacional.

Two Orders Now Gazetted For Public Information

Friday, 20 March 2020 - 12:47pm

The Cabinet Office is notifying the public that Statutory Instruments No.17 Immigration and Passport (Prohibition of Entry) (No. 2) Order, 2020 and No.18 Public Health (Covid-19 Control and Suppression Measures) Order, 2020 are now available for public information on the Virgin Islands Official Gazette website at

Royal Navy Ship To Visit The Territory

Friday, 20 March 2020 - 12:30pm

HMS Medway, one of the newest ships in the Royal Navy and the current Caribbean Guard Ship, will be paying a brief visit to the Territory over the coming days.

Statement By Honourable Kye Rymer On Transportation, Works And Utilities COVID-19 Update

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 6:48pm

Greetings fellow Virgin Islanders and residents, I address you today to update you on the preparations and actions of the Ministry of Transportation Works and Utilities with respect to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Circular 4 of 2020-Continuity of Operations for Supreme Court, Magistracy and the Royal VI Police Force in light of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 6:25pm

Please find attached the Office of the Deputy Governor Circular No. 4 of 2020...

Statement by Honourable Wheatley on Labour and Immigration Preparations For COVID-19

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 5:50pm

By now we are all aware that the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared there is a global pandemic—the COVID-19. This form of the Coronavirus is affecting lives, communities, and the world economy.

Students Told To Keep Learning While At Home

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 5:52pm

Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley is encouraging students to continue to prepare for their School Based Assessments (SBAs) while at home.