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. 

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.

Joint Task Force Receives Equipment To Enhance Border Patrol

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 - 11:17am

The Joint Task Force will be receiving a donation of critical maritime security equipment today from the Governor’s Office in support of its work to protect the Territory’s borders.

Declaración conjunta del impacto de COVID-19 en las agencias de primera línea

Sunday, 30 August 2020 - 5:44pm

Como el público sabe, en las últimas semanas se han identificado algunos grupos de casos de COVID-19 en las Islas Vírgenes Británicas.