Topic: Immigration, Passports, Nationality, and Visas | Posted By: lstevens
Thursday, 5 May 2016 - 12:45pm
It is a great pleasure for me, as your Governor, to hand over Certificates of Naturalisation to a total of 52 people who have made their homes here in the Virgin Islands. Today is your day, marking a key milestone in your quest for British Citizenship. Many of you will have harboured this ambition for years. I hope and imagine that all of you are feeling a sense of fulfillment and satisfaction in attaining this citizenship status, conferring as it does the right to carry a BVI passport and to apply for a full British passport.
Topic: Passports, Nationality, and Visas | Posted By: kduncan
Tuesday, 3 May 2016 - 11:15am
Further to a recent press release on the problems of British Virgin Islanders entering the US Virgin Islands (USVI) on their Territory passports, the Office of the Governor and Civil Registry and Passport Office would like to confirm that the USVI and BVI visa waiver programme remains in place, as mandated.
The National Security Council (NSC), jointly chaired by the Governor John Duncan, OBE and the Premier Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith. OBE, convened a special meeting this afternoon (April 14th, 2016) .....