Ashley Ritter Bldg
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110
Our vision is to be a model Labour Department with dedicated and well-trained personnel who are sensitive and responsive to the needs of our customers.
Our mission is to promote good Labour/Management practices at workplaces to ensure stable and harmonious labour relations between employers and employees, and to protect the rights, wages, working conditions, safety, health and welfare of workers through enforcement of the British Virgin Islands Labour Laws.
We value our customers and are committed to:
- Providing excellent customer service;
- Being honest and ethical in all our dealings;
- Promoting fairness in all labour/management practices;
- Providing accurate and current information;
- Protecting the privacy of our customers;
- Ensuring a safe and healthy workplace for all BVI employees;
- Accepting responsibility for our actions.
What's Happening Within Our Department?
|Online Work Permit System Ready For Use||
21 Jul 2021 - 4:44pm
|BVI’s Online Work Permit System Activated||
20 Jul 2021 - 4:23pm
|Remarks by Premier Fahie At The Online Work Permit Systems Launch||
12 Jul 2021 - 6:00pm
|Online Work Permit System To Be Launched Virtually||
9 Jul 2021 - 1:01pm
|Labour And Immigration Departments Remain Open||
1 Jul 2021 - 4:48pm
|Sister Islands Receive Regular Scheduled Visits||
16 Jun 2021 - 1:45pm
|Assessment Of COVID-19 Impact On BVI’s Workforce Continues||
10 Jun 2021 - 10:27am
|Labour Arbitration Tribunal Will Close At 1:30 P.M. On May 14||
13 May 2021 - 3:00pm
|Virgin Gorda Labour Department To Close At Noon May 19||
11 May 2021 - 11:28am
|Work In Paradise Programme To Be Launched||
30 Apr 2021 - 2:08pm
Department Contact Information
To make contact with Department of Labour and Workforce Development, see below for contact information:
Department of Labour and Workforce Development
Ashley Ritter Bldg
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Cashier: 8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Telephone: 1(284) 468-4780
Fax: 1(284) 494-3027/468-2570