BVI Ports Authority Closure in Observance of the State Funeral of The Queen

Thursday, 15 September 2022 - 4:11pm

The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) would like to inform the public that in observance of The State Funeral of Her Majesty The Queen offices and warehouses on Tortola and Virgin Gorda will be closed to the public on Monday, 19 September 2022.

Commemoration Service For QEII To Be Held September 16

Wednesday, 14 September 2022 - 4:32pm

A Commemoration Service will take place at St George’s Episcopal Church on Friday September 16, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to mark the death of Her Late Majesty The Queen.

Governor Reads Proclamation Of King Charles III

Monday, 12 September 2022 - 3:52pm

Governor Statement on H.M. The Queen

Thursday, 8 September 2022 - 4:19pm





The following statement has issued from Buckingham Palace: 

Statement By Governor John Rankin, CMG on COI Decision

Wednesday, 8 June 2022 - 10:40am

Good Morning,  As people in the BVI are already aware, the Commission of Inquiry Report which was published on 29 April identified significant failures of governance, including evidence of corruption, abuse of office, and serious impropriety in public office.  To address these failures it is clear that fundamental changes are required.

Deputy Governor To Serve As Acting Governor From January 23

Friday, 22 January 2021 - 5:13pm

Deputy Governor, Mr. David D. Archer, Jr. was sworn in as Acting Governor today.

17 Receive Queen’s Birthday Honours

Friday, 12 June 2020 - 7:50pm

Officers from the Royal Virgin Islands Police, Her Majesty’s Prison, and BVI Fire and Rescue Services received awards for long service and good conduct at a private ceremony today at Government House.

Queen’s Birthday Honours To Be Awarded At Private Ceremony

Thursday, 11 June 2020 - 5:53pm

The Queen’s Birthday Parade and Celebration will not be held this year, in keeping with current best practices for social distancing due to COVID-19.

UK To Provide Search & Rescue Training And Equipment

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 2:11pm

The United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office will provide specialised training and equipment to the Virgin Islands Territorial Search and Rescue Team (TSART) through a Memorandum of Understanding signed yesterday at Government House.

Peter Haycraft And Stacy Mather Make The Queen’s 2020 Honours List

Tuesday, 31 December 2019 - 11:05am

Mr. Peter Haycraft and Mr. Stacy Roger Mather made the Queen Elizabeth II 2020 Diplomatic Service and Overseas List for their service and contribution towards the development of the Virgin Islands.