This service consists of the processing of permitting or denying visitor entry into the British Virgin Islands at the various ports of entry


Step 1:  The customer comes to the Main Office or Port Office and requests to make payment for after hours Immigration Service.

Step 2:   The fees are collected and the customer is provided with a receipt for the transaction that was made.

Step 3:  The customer/carrier then arrives at a port of enty and proceed to the Immigration Station.

Step 4:  If the customer/carrier is a VISITOR or RESIDENT, they have to submit their passport and completed Embarkation Card to the Immigration Officer for processing. 

Step 5:  If entry is granted, customer proceed to luggage collection where they will then be inspected by the Customs Officer.

Supporting Documents

Valid Identifcation

Method of Applying

In Person

Turn Around Time

Same Day


Department Contact Information

Immigration Department

P.O. Box 2299 
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Cashier  : 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Email Address:

Telephone: 1(284) 468-4700
Fax: 1(284) 468-4729