Message From His Excellency The Governor Mr. Augustus Jaspert On The Ongoing Response To COVID-19

Monday, 16 March 2020 - 5:08pm

Around the world, the Coronavirus COVID-19 continues to spread. While we do not have any confirmed cases in the Territory, Government has taken the approach that the detection, containment, mitigation and management of this Coronavirus remains a national priority.

BVI Places Moratorium on Cruise Ships

Monday, 16 March 2020 - 2:32pm

On March 14th, citing the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring COVID-19 a pandemic, the Government of the Virgin Islands announced the immediate closure of the Tortola cruise port, allowing no cruise ships to call on the territory for a 30 day period in an effort to protect the Territory from potential contamination.

Esté alerta en la protección contra Covid-19

Monday, 16 March 2020 - 2:10pm

Se le recuerda al público que debe estar atento al protegerse y no contraer ni propagar el coronavirus (COVID-19) mientras practica procedimientos de reducción de riesgos.

Revised- BVI Quarantine Advisory

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 7:34pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands is advising the general and travelling public of the following border control and quarantine measures for travelers entering the Territory, in light of the public health risk posed by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

 

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Be Vigilant In Protecting Against Covid-19

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 6:52pm

The public is reminded to be vigilant in protecting against contracting and the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) by engaging in risk reducing behaviour.

Temporary Halt Of Cruise Ship Calls To The BVI

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 5:59pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands has announced that it will halt cruise ship operations for an initial period of 30 days amid Coronovirus outbreak, citing the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring Covid-19 a pandemic.

Government Invites Taxi Drivers, Tour Operators To Meeting

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 5:51pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting all taxi-drivers and tour operators operating at the cruise pier, vendors on the Tortola Pier Park and Craft Alive to an important meeting in the Jost Van Dyke Room at Maria’s by the Sea, tomorrow Saturday March 14 at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is being held to discuss the impact of the Coronavirus COVID-19 on the Tourism industry.

All are invited to make a special effort to attend.

Closure Of Anegada And Virgin Gorda Airports

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 5:20pm

The BVI Airports Authority Limited in consultation with the Premier, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie and its Board of Directors chaired by Mr. Bevis Sylvester has decided to close its two (2) outer Airports, namely Auguste George Airport, Anegada and Taddy Bay Airport, Virgin Gorda to international flights effective today, Friday 13th March 2020 for thirty (30) days in the first instance. 

BVI Government Responding Proactively To Covid-19

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 5:06pm

My dear Virgin Islanders, residents and visitors, a pleasant good day and God’s blessings to you and yours. As this is your Premier of the Virgin Islands, Andrew A. Fahie.

As you are aware, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the COVID-19 Coronavirus a pandemic.

BVI Ports Processing Vessels Arriving From Foreign Ports

Friday, 13 March 2020 - 4:51pm

While there have been no reported cases of COVID-19 in the British Virgin Islands, after carefully reviewing the clearance procedures at our Ports of Entry and in the best interest of our employees, we are proceeding with the temporary closure of select Ports and suspending our Ambassador Service Program at all Ports of entry.

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