The Department of Information Technology is responsible for coordinating the development, integration and enhancement of information technology for the Government of the Virgin Islands. Its mission is to ensure value for money and that standardized information systems are utilized across departments and ministries. This is done by establishing and maintaining computer networks, software development to meet operational requirements, procurement of computers and peripheral devices, and providing computer education courses to end-users.

Our Vision

The staff of the Department of Information Technology will provide a competitive edge to all Government departments, and the British Virgin Islands community through the creative use of information technology and services, and be the leader of change in technological advances.

Our Mission

Our mission is to ensure value for money (VFM) and standardize Information Technology throughout Government.

Our Department

Administration

This section is responsible for the smooth running of the office covering major areas such as reception, purchasing and clerical duties.  It is also responsible for guiding staff manning schedules and development throughout the department.

Information System Services

The primary reponsibility of this section is the development of custom applications. This includes ensuring that the accounting software, web applications and other developed windows-based applications and associated hardware are operating at their maximum potential.

Computing and Communication Services

This section is responsible for network design and security, data networking and windows computing.  This section also ensures that the Government's network operates efficiently, by providing stability and maintaining cutting edge technology.

Technology Support Services

This section provides technical support for standardized applications such as Lotus/Domino, Microsoft Office and provides user training.  It is also responsible for the maintenance and support of all hardware and a variety of other supported software.

Planning and Quality Control

This section is responsible for the planning and coordination of resources for major projects, to ensure that disruption to the network and the users are minimized, therefore leading to the successful implementation of IT projects.  It is also responsible for ensuring that our department meets established performance standards through audits.

What's Happening Within Our Department?

Department Contact Information

To make contact with Department of Information Technology, see below for contact information:

Department of Information Technology

Central Administration Building
33 Admin Drive
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday  
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Email Address: doit@gov.vg

Telephone: 1(284) 468-4242
Fax:1(284) 468-3419

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