Friday, 10 September 2021 - 5:04pm

Deputy Labour Commissioner Mrs. Michelle Mc Lean is urging clients to present proper documentation when accessing services at the Department of Labour and Workforce Development.

Statement By Honourable Vincent Wheatley On The Department Of Labour And Workforce Development Processes And Procedures - Keeping Our Workforce Informed

Friday, 13 August 2021 - 3:34pm

Mister Speaker, I open with this quote by Lewis Carrol, “If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there”.

Labour Tribunal To Suspend Sittings For The Summer Break

Thursday, 29 July 2021 - 12:27pm

Employers, Employees, Legal Practitioners and the public are notified that the Labour Arbitration Tribunal’s Trinity Term ends on Friday, July 30. Sittings will be suspended during the Summer Break from Monday, August 2 until Tuesday, August 31.

Online Work Permit System Ready For Use

Wednesday, 21 July 2021 - 4:44pm

Employers and employees are asked to familiarise themselves with the user manual of the Online Work Permit System as the Department of Labour and Workforce Development is no longer accepting hard copy applications for any type of work permits.

BVI’s Online Work Permit System Activated

Tuesday, 20 July 2021 - 4:23pm

Employers and employees across the Territory are being encouraged to familiarise themselves with the user manual to allow for efficient and effective use of the recently launched Online Work Permit System.

Labour Arbitration Tribunal Made Historic Decisions

Thursday, 15 July 2021 - 2:21pm

The Labour Arbitration Tribunal delivered groundbreaking decisions at public hearings today via CISCO WebEx.

Labour And Immigration Departments Remain Open

Thursday, 1 July 2021 - 4:48pm

The public is further notified that the Department of Labour and Workforce Development and the Immigration Department remains open to the public.

Sister Islands Receive Regular Scheduled Visits

Wednesday, 16 June 2021 - 1:45pm

The Sister Islands of Jost Van Dyke and Anegada will receive another visit from officers from the Department of Labour and Workforce Development’s Labour Protection and Labour Relations Units.

Virgin Gorda Labour Department To Close At Noon May 19

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 - 11:28am

The public is notified that the Virgin Gorda branch of the Department of Labour and Workforce Development will be closed to the public at 12:00 noon on May 19 to facilitate staff training. 

Statement By The Honourable Vincent Wheatley - Making Redundancy Transparent, Fair and Reasonable

Monday, 3 May 2021 - 11:10am

Mister Speaker, I thank you once again for the opportunity to address this Honourable House and the people of The Virgin Islands.