This service allows parents who are Virgin Islanders to apply for their children to attend schools in the Virgin Islands.


Step 1:  Download and fill out the application form below.

Step 2:  Submit completed application form to the Ministry of Education and Culture with all required documents.

Step 3:  The Ministry of Education and Culture would then contact applicant when the decision is made.

Supporting Documents

This application must be accompanied by the following documents:

  • Completed Application Form
  • Valid Birth Certificate of the child
  • Proof of Citizenship (BVI or UK passport, Belonger’s Card)
  • Immunisation Card
  • Letter from the Road Town Health Clinic certifying full immunisation of child
  • Passport-size photograph of the child
  • Passport-size photograph of each parent/guardian

Method of Applying

In person with the application form

Turn Around Time

Varies depending on outcome of decision

Additional Notes

All documents issued in a foreign language must be translated and certified, and the translation must be accompanied by the original documentation.

Department Contact Information

Ministry of Education and Culture

Ministry of Education and Culture
P.O. Box 72 Wickham’s Cay 1
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110 

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday  
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Email Address:

Telephone: 1(284) 468-2151
​Fax: 1(284) 468-3343