Ministry of Finance
His Majesty’s Customs
Release Date:
Friday, 22 October 2021 - 3:52pm

The Customs Department will continue their charter symposium series next week to inform businesses of the Cruising and Home Port Permit Act., No. 29 of 2021 and its policies, procedures and requirements, providing updates on the Commercial Recreational Vessel Licensing Act., No. 8 of 1992.

The first symposium will be held at the John E. George Administration Building in North Sound, Virgin Gorda on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, followed by a commercial vessel licensing drive beginning at 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Registration is not necessary for the Virgin Gorda Symposium.

The Second Symposium will be held on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at the HM Customs Training Room on the 4th Floor of the Richard Stoutt Building in two separate sessions from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. respectively. Charter companies are asked to RSVP for the Tortola Sympoisum via email to Assistant Commissioner, Tashima Martin (tmartin@gov.vg)

For more information, persons can call 468-6852.


Nia Douglas-Wheatley

Communications Officer II
Deputy Governor's Office
Government of the Virgin Islands
Tel: 284.468.2350
Email: ndouglas@gov.vg