Statement from Magistrate's Court Manager, Mrs. Annette Williams-Sylvester Regarding Restriction on In-Person Appearance in Magistrate's Court Following End of Four Day Quarantine

Friday, 22 January 2021 - 5:07pm

As you are aware, the world and the Territory continue to manage the effects of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic and the Government of the Virgin Islands has taken many measures to control, prevent and suppress the spread of the virus. As such, effective  December 1, 2020, the Government implemented a protocol wherein arriving passengers to the Territory on (Day 0), are required to quarantine for four days only, and following receipt of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, persons are allowed to move freely within the Territory. Persons travelling from the United Kingdom and the Dominican Republic are required to quarantine for fourteen days.

Students Reminded To Wear Masks

Friday, 22 January 2021 - 12:29pm

Pictured are teachers and staff members of the Bregado Flax Educational Centre standing next to a welcome sign placed on the school’s grounds as a gentle reminder to let students know that they are to always wear their masks.

‘2020 An Unconventional Year In Education’- Honourable Wheatley

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 - 5:19pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has commended his ministry’s team for its hard work last year which he said was ‘an unconventional time’.

BVI Receives UN Funding For COVID-19 Social Response

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 - 1:40pm

The British Virgin Islands will receive over USD$362,000 in funding from the United Nations (UN) COVID-19 Response and Recovery Multi-Partner Trust Fund (COVID-19 MPTF Fund) as a participating country in the Joint Programme on “Social Protection and employability promotion to mitigate the socio-economic impact of COVID-19.

Community Continues To Share Ideas With Government In Meetings

Friday, 15 January 2021 - 12:53pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands have been expressing themselves and sharing ideas and recommendations with government officials in a series of community meetings held this week.

Two Orders Gazetted Including Imposition Of Curfew

Thursday, 14 January 2021 - 5:19pm

The Cabinet Office is notifying the public that Statutory Instruments No. 5 Imposition of a Curfew Order2021 and No. 6 Public Health (Covid-19 Control and Suppression Measures) (No. 9) (Amendment) Order, 2021 are now available on the Virgin Islands Official Gazette website at https://eservices.gov.vg/gazette/

Travel Ban Imposed On Dominican Republic And UK Travellers

Wednesday, 13 January 2021 - 10:12am

The Government of the Virgin Islands has imposed a travel ban on persons travelling from the Dominican Republic and the United Kingdom (UK) to the BVI with effect from Monday, January 11.

Rhapsody Of The Seas Makes A Warm Lay-Up In The BVI

Monday, 11 January 2021 - 4:52pm

Pictured is the cruise ship Rhapsody of the Seas berthed at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park dock today as it made a warm lay-up in the Territory under strict health and safety rules. 

BVI Ports Authority announces warm lay-up with Royal Caribbean Group

Monday, 11 January 2021 - 10:01am

The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA), today announced that since permission was granted for the acceptance of technical calls and warm lay-ups at its seaports, a booking has been accepted. The BVIPA has agreed on

Persons Tested Negative For COVID-19 To Monitor Themselves

Friday, 8 January 2021 - 6:55pm

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