Read Now – Revised Caribbean Small Commercial Vessel Code

Tuesday, 4 April 2017 - 1:48pm

Ferry captains and other marine vessel operators are advised that the Caribbean Small Commercial Vessel Code, under which ferries and some small cargo ships operate in the Territory, has been revised.

Survey Of BVI Waters Means Navigation Safety, Better Planning

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 5:14pm

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry (VISR) is turning its focus to surveying the BVI’s waters as it moves to enhance navigation safety, and better plan and manage the Territory’s underwater resources.

BVI Participates In Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Thursday, 1 December 2016 - 4:01pm

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry (VISR) recently participated in the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in Florida. 

Maritime Safety Session In East End/Long Look Community

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 3:32pm

Members of the East End/Long Look community are pictured at a maritime safety educational session facilitated by members of the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry. 

Virgin Islands Shipping Registry Rewarded For Excellent Record

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 3:34pm

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry (VISR) has won Quality Shipping in the 21st Century (Qualship 21) programme recognition for the year 2017. The department received a Certificate of Achievement confirming that the United States Coast Guard (USCG) officially recognised the VISR for having qualified for inclusion in the USCG Qualship 21 programme.  

Maritime Safety Public Meeting Heads To East End/Long Look

Tuesday, 18 October 2016 - 4:32pm

 As part of its ongoing education campaign, the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry is inviting members of the East End and Long Look communities .......

BVI Shines At Monaco Boatshow

Monday, 10 October 2016 - 9:20am

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry and BVI London Office, in promoting the British Virgin Islands at the 2016 Monaco Boat Show, provided insight on the Territory’s ship registration process, ....

BVI Delegation Sets Sail For Monaco Yacht Show

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - 3:22pm

The British Virgin Islands will be well-represented at the most prestigious superyacht event in the world, the 2016 Monaco Yacht Show (MYS), to be held from September 28 to October 1, 2016.

Maritime Safety Information Sessions on Jost Van Dyke - September 8

Tuesday, 6 September 2016 - 2:56pm

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry is inviting the Jost Van Dyke community to informational sessions about the department on Thursday, September 8.

Mariners On Jost Van Dyke Invited To Public Meeting On Marine Safety

Friday, 2 September 2016 - 1:58pm

 Mariners and boat operators based on Jost Van Dyke are invited to a public meeting and informational session on Thursday, September 8 ......