Licensing of Motor Vehicle

Requirements to license a vehicle:

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Insurance certificate that is valid for no less than 3 months and no more than 1 year.



Step 1: Present Vehicle and Insurance to the Inspection Officer for inspection.

Step 2: The inspector would go through the vehicle inspection check list.

Step 3: Upon passing of the inspection, the insurance certificate is stamped and endorsed by the officer.

Step 4: The customer would then proceed to the cashier to pay the licensing fee.

Step 5: A receipt is issued to take to the inspection officer.

Step 6: Proceed to the inspection area to receive a licensing sticker that is based on your insurance validity.


Supporting Documents

  • Valid Insurance Certificate
  • Valid Driver’s License

Method of Applying

In Person

Additional Notes

Government Agencies: Bring the vehicle directly to the inspectors, then proceed into the office to update the information. Upon completion, return to the inspectors for the sticker to be placed on the vehicle.


Department Contact Information

Department of Motor Vehicles

R & R Malone Complex
Pockwood Pond, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday  9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Inspection 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
Written Test  
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.‚Äč

Email Address:

Main Office
Telephone:1(284) 468-4080
Fax:1(284) 468-4070

Virgin Gorda Office
Telephone:1(284) 468-