Boaters Must clear Customs At Ports Of Entry

Friday, 8 July 2016 - 3:24pm

Boaters arriving in the Territory’s waters are to clear Customs at Ports of Entry in order to remain compliant with the Customs Management and Duty Act.

Customs Seeks Compliance From Boaters

Thursday, 7 July 2016 - 5:04pm

Boaters, agents and marine charter companies are reminded to remain compliant with the Commercial Recreational Vessels Licencing Act No.8 of 1992 and Cruising Permit Ordinance.

New Immigration And Customs Form Soon To Be Introduced

Friday, 18 March 2016 - 5:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands, through the Immigration Department, will be introducing a new customs and immigration form from Friday, April 1.

BVI And UK Discuss Strategies To Tackle Cross-Border Crimes

Friday, 26 February 2016 - 10:00am

As a follow up to meetings in London in December of last year’s Joint Ministerial Council, and in response to an invitation from Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, senior representatives from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, particularly the National Crime Agency (NCA) and Serious Fraud Office (SFO) visited the Territory from February 25 to 26 to engage in further technical discussions on strengthening the legal framework for cooperation to tackle cross-border financial crime in both jurisdictions.

Customs Department Invites Public To Open House On Friday

Monday, 25 January 2016 - 12:15pm

The Customs Department is inviting the public to its open house.......

Local Merchants Reminded Of Changes In Customs Act

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 - 3:45pm

Sellers of imported goods are reminded that they are required to bear the freight, insurance, commission and all other costs on goods imported into the Territory.

Travellers Reminded To Declare Cash In Excess Of $10,000

Monday, 11 January 2016 - 10:45am

Travellers in to and out of the Territory are reminded that all monetary instruments in excess of $10,000 being imported and exported must be declared to Her Majesty’s Customs Department. 

Tortola Pier Park Vendors Invited To Visit Customs Department

Thursday, 17 December 2015 - 4:45pm

Her Majesty’s Customs  is inviting all Tortola Pier Park vendors who have been issued operators licenses to visit the department to establish a bond to ensure the importation of goods for sale are duty free. Failure to establish this bond will result in vendors paying importation fees on their goods.

Local Merchants Invited To Meeting On Amended Duties Act

Friday, 27 November 2015 - 5:00pm

Merchants in the Territory are invited to an important meeting with officials of Her Majesty’s Customs on Thursday, December 3, at the Customs Headquarters at 9:00 a.m. 

Local Merchants And Customs Officials To Discuss Amended Act

Friday, 27 November 2015 - 5:00pm

Changes to the amended Customs Management and Duties Act, 2010 schedule 7 will be discussed at a meeting with all stakeholders on Thursday, December 3.

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