Statement by Honourable Wheatley on Mindful Campaign

Wednesday, 6 March 2024 - 11:02am

Statement By The Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley

Minister For Health And Social Development

At The Ninth Sitting Of The First Session Of The Fifth House Of Assembly Of The Virgin Islands

Police Bill Gazetted For Public Review

Tuesday, 7 February 2023 - 11:47am

The Cabinet Office is notifying the public that the Bill entitled, Police Act, 2023 is now available for review on the Virgin Islands Official Gazette website at

Speech by Ms. Charity Rymer at UK Youth Parliament

Friday, 4 November 2022 - 3:00pm

Mr. Speaker, I am here today to speak about the issue most affecting the youth of my Territory.

Registration For Public Assistance Programme Begins Today

Monday, 18 July 2022 - 4:44pm

Today marks the beginning of the Social Development Department’s registration process for persons transitioning from the House of Assembly Grants to the Public Assistance Programme. 

Statement By The Honourable Vincent Wheatley on Demitting Office

Thursday, 5 May 2022 - 5:06pm

In the past few days there has been a cascade of uneasy events that have rocked the Virgin Islands and its people. Nonetheless, we must remain resilient and steadfast on our journey. As an elected official, I stand on the principle of country above self, and as such, I have agreed with the decision to cede my post of Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration to facilitate the continuance of Government. This procedure will be completed once all the legal requirements are followed, and as such, the Constitution of the Virgin Islands would remain intact. 


Tuesday, 18 January 2022 - 2:55pm

Good morning Mister Speaker, Members of the House of Assembly, and everyone viewing online and listening via radio.

As Governor of these Virgin Islands, I am grateful to be here today to carry out my constitutional responsibilities on behalf of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second in delivering the Speech from the Throne.

House Of Assembly Ensuring A Smooth Budget Process

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 5:04pm

The House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands is ensuring a smooth process for the passing of the Territory’s 2022 budget.

2022 Budget Address

Friday, 12 November 2021 - 12:59pm

It is important that I begin this Budget Address from the words of Abba, our Father as found in Luke 12:8, “And I tell you, everyone who acknowledges me before men, the Son of Man also will acknowledge before the angels of God.”

Statement by Premier Fahie - Appointment Of Members Of The Recovery And Development Agency

Friday, 30 April 2021 - 1:26pm

Mister Speaker, I wish to speak now on the appointment of members of the Recovery and Development Agency.

Statement By Premier And Minister Of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie: Your Government Working For You In 2021

Wednesday, 10 March 2021 - 6:14pm

Thank you, Mr. Speaker, for allowing me the opportunity to address this Honourable House.

Mr. Speaker, on 25 February, 2019, the people of the Virgin Islands went to the polls in peaceful, free and fair elections and elected a new Government.