Bids Invited For Kitchen Renovations At Hm Prison

Friday, 12 January 2024 - 1:29pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is requesting bids for the proposed Kitchen Renovation at His Majesty’s Prison in Balsam Ghut, Tortola. The proposed works comprise providing all plant, labour, equipment, materials, personnel staff and all operations in connection with the proposed renovations.

UK Prison Service Training Deployment To HM Virgin Islands Prison Service

Friday, 22 December 2023 - 1:01pm

Earlier this month, HMP Balsam Gut welcomed Ms. Laura Mitcheson (Head of Tactical Response, His Majesty’s Prison & Probation Service).

Jay Kendall Appointed Superintendent Of Prisons

Monday, 20 November 2023 - 4:56pm

 Mr. Jay Kendall has been appointed Superintendent of Prisons, effective 30th October, 2023.

UK Minister Mike Freer MP expects UK and BVI Partnership on Justice Issues

Wednesday, 8 November 2023 - 5:55pm

UK Minister Mike Freer MP, from the Ministry of Justice, visited the BVI between Sunday 5 to Tuesday 7 November. The purpose of the visit was for the Minister to see first-hand the opportunities and challenges in the BVI justice system, and to identify areas for further partnership with the UK

His Majesty’s Prison Receives New Vehicle

Tuesday, 22 August 2023 - 10:20am

His Majesty’s Prison is the recipient of a new vehicle courtesy of the Ministry of Health and Social Development.

Resumption Of Visitation To Her Majesty’s Prison

Wednesday, 4 May 2022 - 4:30pm

The public is notified that in-person visitation to Her Majesty’s Prison has resumed.

Visitation Resumes At Her Majesty’s Prison

Thursday, 28 April 2022 - 3:18pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is advising the public that in-person visitation to Her Majesty’s Prison will resume on Tuesday, May 3.

Proposals Invited For Her Majesty’s Prison Waste Water Plant

Thursday, 14 April 2022 - 2:38pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is requesting proposals for the management, operation and maintenance of the Waste Water Treatment Plant at Her Majesty’s Prison on Tortola, for a period of two (2) years.

No Visitation to the Prison Until Further Notice

Monday, 10 January 2022 - 12:13pm

The public is notified that due to the increase in COVID-19 cases, His Excellency the Governor John Rankin and Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Carvin Malone have agreed that there be a suspension of visitation to Her Majesty's Prison until further notice.  

The Government of the Virgin Islands apologies for any inconvenience that may be caused.

Guy Hill Is New Superintendent At Her Majesty’s Prison

Friday, 9 July 2021 - 1:59pm

Her Majesty’s Prison received a new Superintendent with the appointment of Mr. Guy-Michel Hill.