Charters Receive 50 Percent Reduction In Licencing Fees

Tuesday, 23 March 2021 - 1:50pm

Charter boat owners and charter companies are notified that the Government of the Virgin Islands has decided that outstanding licencing fees since November 1, 2020 are now due to be paid by April 15 at a reduction of 50%.

Charters Receive 50 Percent Reduction In Licensing Fees

Monday, 22 March 2021 - 2:38pm

The Commissioner of Customs, Mr. Wade N. Smith, is notifying all Charter boat owners, charter companies, and charter management companies of a 50% reduction of licensing fees outlined in the Commercial Recreational Vessel Licensing Act, 1992.

Her Majesty’s Customs To Hold Public Auction On March 27

Friday, 19 March 2021 - 1:08pm

Her Majesty’s Customs and BVI Ports Authority will host a public auction of unclaimed goods on Saturday, March 27 at the BVI Ports Authority headquarters in Port Purcell at 9:00 a.m.

Updated: Goods Unclaimed Will Be Auctioned On March 27

Friday, 12 March 2021 - 1:38pm

Importers are notified that a public auction of unclaimed goods will be held on Saturday March 27 at the BVI Ports Authority in Port Purcell beginning at 9:00 a.m.

“Searcher” To Enhance BVI’S Border Protection

Friday, 12 March 2021 - 11:28am

Her Majesty’s Customs’ is the recipient of a new vessel to strengthen its capabilities in protecting the borders of the Virgin Islands.

H.M. Customs Launches New Vessel “Searcher”

Tuesday, 9 March 2021 - 5:07pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie is featured on March 5 as he took “Searcher” for its first sail following its official dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony. 

Statement in Response to Erroneous Article Regarding Four Persons Entering the BVI Illegally

Sunday, 29 November 2020 - 8:51am

There is an erroneous news article titled: “Virginia woman worried about safety of sister detained in British Virgin Islands” by Scott Taylor, ABC7 WJLA, November 26, 2020. 

Government Invite Bids For Security Surveillance Equipment

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 - 5:30pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands through the Ministry of Finance, Procurement Unit is inviting seal bids for the Supply and Installation of Radar and Camera Border Security Surveillance Equipment for Her Majesty’s Customs. 

Chair Of Joint Taskforce Corrects Inaccurate Report

Wednesday, 30 September 2020 - 7:14pm

Chair of the Joint Taskforce, Commissioner of Customs, Mr. Wade Smith clarified an inaccuracy reported by BVI Platinum News article tilted, Twin-Engine Fast Boat In High Sea Pursuit With Joint Patrol Team Reportedly Released.

Customs K-9 Unit Gets Vehicles To Strengthen Border Security

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 - 5:38pm

Her Majesty’s Customs K-9 Unit has been gifted three vehicles with high specifications from the Government of the Virgin Islands to assist with border security operations in the Territory.