Deputy Chief Immigration Officer

Role Summary

The successful applicant will supervise and manage the Surveillance Unit to ensure that the Department’s objectives are met and that the Immigration Ordinance is enforced appropriately.

Main Responsibilties

BVI Government Further Tightens Its Sea Borders

Sunday, 23 August 2020 - 1:52pm

Officers of Her Majesty’s Customs continue to further intensify protection of the sea borders of the British Virgin Islands amidst the ongoing battle against the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Special Category To Submit Applications Before Entry To The BVI

Thursday, 20 August 2020 - 5:21pm

The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has given the approval for a special category of persons to enter the Territory from August 15 providing that applications are submitted to the ministers for Immigration and Health for approval.

Re-Entry Website Temporarily Unavailable

Wednesday, 19 August 2020 - 2:44pm

The public is notified that the re-entry website www.bvitravel.vg is being updated by the Immigration Department and is temporarily unavailable.

Cabinet Approves Phase 2 Of Border Re-Opening Plan

Tuesday, 18 August 2020 - 3:58pm

The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has approved Phase 2 of the Restricted Border Re-opening Plan to take effect from September 1.

Government To Assist Persons To Return To Their Home Countries

Thursday, 16 July 2020 - 12:25pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands will be providing assistance to persons who have lost from their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic and are desirous of returning to their home countries.

Statement By Honourable Vincent Wheatley On The Repatriation Of Unemployed Non-Nationals

Friday, 10 July 2020 - 2:15pm

The Virgin Islands is known to be a melting pot of various nationalities, which makes our Territory a truly diverse one.  A large percentage of persons residing in the BVI are natives of other counties, and many have resided in our beautiful islands for several years and made it their home.

Boaters Advised Not To Sail In Exclusion Zone

Thursday, 11 June 2020 - 6:56pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has introduced an exclusion zone that would limit marine traffic as a result of COVID-19.

Virgin Gorda Immigration Department Is Now Open

Wednesday, 10 June 2020 - 12:38pm

The public is notified that the Immigration Department Virgin Gorda Office is now reopened to the public. 

Immigration Department Now Offering Full Services

Thursday, 28 May 2020 - 1:41pm

The public is notified that the Immigration Department is now offering the full range of services that were previously offered to the public. 

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