Statement by the Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull - Anegada Advisory Lands Committee

Friday, 28 October 2022 - 4:31pm

Madame Speaker, lands have always been central to the economic and social development of the Virgin Islands.  Ownership of our land has enabled greater prosperity and opportunities for homeownership, commercial development and recreation to name a few.

Temporary Halt On New Applications For Crown Lands

Thursday, 27 October 2022 - 12:01pm

The public is notified that the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour is not accepting any new applications for Crown Lands until further notice, as the distribution of lands is currently under review as part of the Commission of Inquiry reform process to satisfy recommendation B30 (Disposal of Crown Land Policy).

Update – Anegada Community Meeting October 2

Saturday, 1 October 2022 - 4:51pm

Residents of Anegada are invited to a public meeting on Sunday, October 2 at the Emile Dunlop Community Centre at 1:00 p.m. to discuss matters including the Commission of Inquiry and other Government reforms, Anegada lands, and other current matters.

Statement on the Technical Review Committee Established For Marine Estate Policy

Wednesday, 14 September 2022 - 10:24am

The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has recently approved the re-establishment of the Technical Review Committee that will advise the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour on all matters regarding the sustainable development of the coastline, seabed and marine estate. 

VI Government Addresses Disposal Of Crown Land Policy

Tuesday, 6 September 2022 - 4:31pm

Minister for Natural Resources and Labour Honourable Melvin Turnbull, Acting Permanent Secretary Mr. Joseph Smith-Abbott and Reviewer Mr. David Abednego are featured as they held their first meeting in relation to the Commission of Inquiry’s Recommendation B30 on the disposal of Crown Lands.

Statement by Acting Premier Honourable Kye M. Rymer - Update on The Whale Stranding On Anegada

Wednesday, 6 July 2022 - 9:48am

A pleasant good day to all the people of the Virgin Islands.  It is my pleasure to provide you, the public, with an update on the Whale Stranding event within our waters.

Deadline To Apply For Physical Planning Memberships - June 29

Monday, 20 June 2022 - 4:08pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is currently accepting applications for membership on the Physical Planning Authority and the Physical Planning Appeals Tribunal until Wednesday, June 29, 2022.

Applications Invited For Physical Planning Authority Members

Monday, 20 June 2022 - 3:39pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is seeking qualified persons to serve as members of the Physical Planning Authority.

Virgin Islands Government Seeks Members For Appeals Tribunal

Monday, 20 June 2022 - 3:13pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is seeking qualified persons to serve as members of the Physical Planning Appeals Tribunal.