Steps involved in improving breeding animals.


Step 1:  The Livestock Producer makes contact with the Department's Livestock Unit and makes a request for the breeding stock and provides their contact information for future reference.

Step 2:  The Livestock Producer's name is placed on the breeding stock list for availability of the breeding stock.

Step 3:  Department contacts the livestock producer upon the availability of the breeding stock.

Step 4:  The prescribed fees is paid and the livestock producer transports the breeding stock to their farm.

Method of Applying

By Phone; In Person

Department Contact Information

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Paraquita Bay,
Tortola, Virgin Islands (British) VG1120

Business Hours:

General Office - Paraquita Bay and Virgin Gorda - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Abattoir - 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Airport - 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Email Address:,,,

General Office (Paraquita Bay) - 1(284) 468-6123/6124
Veterinary Unit  - 1 (284) 468 - 6197
Virgin Gorda Office - 1(284) 468-9263/6506/6507
Airport Office - 1(284) 468-6449