52 Persons Receive Certificates Of Naturalisation

Thursday, 5 May 2016 - 4:15pm

Fifty-two persons received their certificates of naturalisation and are now British Overseas Territories Citizens.

Embrace Your New Nationality As You Commit Yourself Loyally To New Ties

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.

BVI & USVI Visa Waiver Scheme Remains In Place – ESTA Not Required

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. 

Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Magazine Available At Special Price

Friday, 29 April 2016 - 9:00am

The public is notified that the commemorative magazine capturing the life and reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 1966 and 1977 visits can be bought at a special price of $10.00

Virgin Islands Celebrates Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday in Grand Style

Friday, 22 April 2016 - 5:00pm

The Virgin Islands celebrated Her Majesty’s Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th Birthday in grand style as hundreds witnessed the grand parade, official ceremony and beacon lighting programme. 

Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Magazine On Sale Tomorrow

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 - 4:45pm

The public is notified that copies of the commemorative magazine to celebrate the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will be on sale tomorrow......

Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday Celebrations Commemorative License Plates Now Available

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 - 11:15am

Motorists are notified that license plates in commemoration of the 90th Birthday Celebrations of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II are now available ......

Public Invited To View Historian’s Recount Of Her Majesty’s 1966 Visit

Tuesday, 19 April 2016 - 5:30pm

The public is invited to view part one of a three-part feature highlighting the 1966 visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to the Virgin Islands.  

Public Reminded To Attend 90th Birthday Celebrations For Her Majesty

Tuesday, 19 April 2016 - 4:45pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands in collaboration with the Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Planning Committee is inviting the public this Thursday, April 21....

Statement From The National Security Council

Thursday, 14 April 2016 - 7:15pm

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) .....