Steps for Importing a Registered Pesticide.


Step 1:  Fill out the Application to Import a Registered Pesticide form.

Step 2:  The Department will provide information on the type of chemicals that can be imported within the BVI.

Step 3:  Provide the Department with the arrival date and the port of entry of the pesticide so that it can be inspected upon arrival.

Step 4:  An officer from the Department will compare the list on the application form with the list on the manifest to ensure that everything matches what is on the

Step 5:  If entry is denied, the chemicals may be confiscated and destroyed.

Method of Applying

By Phone

Department Contact Information

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Paraquita Bay,
Tortola, Virgin Islands (British) VG1120

Business Hours:

General Office - Paraquita Bay and Virgin Gorda - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Abattoir - 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Airport - 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Email Address:,,,

General Office (Paraquita Bay) - 1(284) 468-6123/6124
Veterinary Unit  - 1 (284) 468 - 6197
Virgin Gorda Office - 1(284) 468-9263/6506/6507
Airport Office - 1(284) 468-6449