Topic: Customs, Government Information Services | Posted By: aphillip
Friday, 26 February 2016 - 10:00am
As a follow up to meetings in London in December of last year’s Joint Ministerial Council, and in response to an invitation from Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, senior representatives from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, particularly the National Crime Agency (NCA) and Serious Fraud Office (SFO) visited the Territory from February 25 to 26 to engage in further technical discussions on strengthening the legal framework for cooperation to tackle cross-border financial crime in both jurisdictions.
Her Majesty’s Customs is inviting all Tortola Pier Park vendors who have been issued operators licenses to visit the department to establish a bond to ensure the importation of goods for sale are duty free. Failure to establish this bond will result in vendors paying importation fees on their goods.