The purpose of this Note is to inform industry of the adoption of the latest version of the Code of Safety for Small Commercial Vessels Operating in the Caribbean (SCV Code) by the SCV Code Working Group (SCV/WG) of which the Virgin Islands Shipping Registry is a member.
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.
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.
Mariners and boat operators based on Jost Van Dyke are invited to a public meeting and informational session on Thursday, September 8 from 1:00 p.m. to at 5:00 p.m. at the Jost Van Dyke Community Centre.