Welcome Remarks by the Speaker of the House at Swearing-In of Governor John J. Rankin CMG

Monday, 1 February 2021 - 4:55pm

Good Afternoon, my name is Julian Willock, the Speaker of the House of Assembly.

Mr. John Rankin, CMG To Be Sworn In As Governor On January 29

Thursday, 28 January 2021 - 10:45am

Governor Designate Mr. John James Rankin, CMG will be sworn in as Governor of the British Virgin Islands on Friday, January 29, 2021 at the Save the Seed Centre, Duff’s Bottom, Tortola.

Governor Designate Arrives In Territory

Thursday, 14 January 2021 - 6:56pm

Governor Designate Mr. John Rankin, CMG arrived in the Territory this evening.  Mr. Rankin will be sworn in as the 14th Governor of the Virgin Islands subsequent to the completion of the required 14-day quarantine.

Peter Haycraft Honoured With Order Of The British Empire

Friday, 20 November 2020 - 2:43pm

Businessman and Philanthropist Mr. Peter Haycraft was awarded the Order of the British Empire from Her Majesty the Queen for his services to the British Virgin Islands at an Investiture Ceremony today.

Statement By Premier Fahie On Dr. Robert Mathavious, LLD Receiving OBE Honour

Saturday, 10 October 2020 - 5:07pm

Today, I join with the BVI Community in congratulating Dr. Robert Mathavious, LLD on receiving the Order of the British Empire (OBE) recognition from Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II for his unwavering services to the British Virgin Islands.

Dr Robert Mathavious To Receive Honour For His Services To BVI

Friday, 9 October 2020 - 10:30pm

Dr Robert Mathavious is the Territory’s newest recipient of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Queen’s 2020 Birthday Honours for his contributions to financial services.

Deputy Governor, Mr. David Archer, Jr. Is Deputy To Governor

Monday, 10 August 2020 - 12:07pm

Deputy Governor of the Virgin Islands Mr. David D. Archer, Jr., has been appointed as Deputy to Governor from August 10th to 14th.   

17 Receive Queen’s Birthday Honours

Friday, 12 June 2020 - 7:50pm

Officers from the Royal Virgin Islands Police, Her Majesty’s Prison, and BVI Fire and Rescue Services received awards for long service and good conduct at a private ceremony today at Government House.

Sovereign’s Birthday To Be Observed As Public Holiday

Friday, 29 May 2020 - 4:11pm

The public is being notified that the Territory will observe the Sovereign’s Birthday on Friday, June 12 in accordance with Section 5 (b) of the Public Holidays Act (Cap 199), as amended. 

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