Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour
Release Date:
Tuesday, 9 January 2018 - 2:39pm

The public is advised that the Labour Department will be offering limited services on Thursday, January 11 and Friday, January 12 at the Central Administration Complex (CAC).  These limited services are to facilitate the relocation of the department from its temporary location at the complex back to its permanent offices located at the Ashley Ritter Building.

The limited services being offered on those days include the submission of applications, enquires and scheduling of appointments.  Full operations will resume on Monday, January 15 at the Ashley Ritter Building.  The public is also informed that following the resumption of full services, the department’s schedule will also revert to its pre-Irma state.  For ease of reference, the weekly schedule is as follows:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - Renewal of Work Permits
  • Thursdays - Issuing of New Work Permits
  • Fridays - Change of Employer Applications
  • Monday through Friday - Temporary Work Permits

The department can be contacted at 284-468-2147 and 284-468-4708 during this time. Any inconvenience caused is deeply regretted.


Andra Phillip

Department of Information and Public Relations
Email:  aphillip@gov.vg