Persons With Chronic Diseases Encouraged To Vaccinate Against Covid-19

Tuesday, 30 November 2021 - 6:58pm

Members of the public with chronic diseases are encouraged to vaccinate against COVID-19 to reduce risk of severe disease and to take precautions to minimise the risks of exposure. 

Adhere To Public Health Measures Over Festive Season

Tuesday, 30 November 2021 - 6:44pm

The public is urged to remain vigilant amid recent increases in COVID-19 positive cases and the recent identification of the Omicron variant which has been discovered in Africa and other countries and is a new variant of concern. 

Public Urged To Follow Covid Protocols This Holiday Season

Friday, 26 November 2021 - 9:56am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is urging the public to remain vigilant, adhere to COVID public health protocols and take all necessary precautions during this festive season.

British Virgin Islands Announce No Entry Testing for Fully Vaccinated Travellers

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 - 10:11am

The Government of the Virgin Islands announced via the Official Virgin Islands Gazette on 16 November, that fully vaccinated arrivals in the Territory are no longer required to test for COVID-19 upon arrival.  Travellers would have to produce a negative result for a RT-PCR or approved rapid antigen SARS CoV-2 test taken no later than 48 hours before arrival in the Territory. 

Positive Cases Of COVID-19 At Mass Gatherings

Monday, 22 November 2021 - 11:55am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has confirmed that positive cases of COVID-19 attended the:

  • Fish Fete on Saturday, 13th November, 2021 held on the Festival Grounds
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honour Society Induction Ceremony on Monday, 15th November, 2021 at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College

Cabinet Amends Covid-19 Control And Suppression Regulations

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:00pm

Travelers to the Virgin Islands who are fully vaccinated can now present a RT-PCR or Approved Antigen SARS COV-2 negative test result, taken within 48-hours before arrival to the Territory.

BVI-USVI Vaccination Bubble Reloaded Coming Soon

Monday, 1 November 2021 - 2:36pm

The BVI-USVI Vaccination Bubble Initiative has been revamped to accommodate the large number of persons still interested in another option besides the AstraZeneca vaccine.

Foreign-Based Charter Companies Require Authorisation

Wednesday, 27 October 2021 - 4:16pm

The public is notified that effective November 1, 2021, no foreign-based charter companies would be allowed to conduct charters in the Virgin Islands without obtaining a charter authorisation.

COVID-19 Suppression Order & Curfew Order Gazetted

Friday, 15 October 2021 - 5:59pm

The Cabinet Office is notifying the public that Statutory Instrument No. 127 Public Health (Covid-19 Control and  Suppression Measures) (No.4) (Amendment) (No. 10) Order, 2021, and Statutory Instrument No. 128 Imposition of a Curfew (No. 15) (Revocation) Order, 2021, are now available on the Virgin Islands Official Gazette website at

COVID-19 Vaccination Certifications Can Now Be Done Online

Monday, 11 October 2021 - 3:22pm

A digital platform was launched today to make verification of vaccination status easy and accessible.