Her Majesty’s Customs K-9 Unit has been gifted three vehicles with high specifications from the Government of the Virgin Islands to assist with border security operations in the Territory.
The Joint Task Force will be receiving a donation of critical maritime security equipment today from the Governor’s Office in support of its work to protect the Territory’s borders.
Como el público sabe, en las últimas semanas se han identificado algunos grupos de casos de COVID-19 en las Islas Vírgenes Británicas.
The newly implemented sea border protection platforms continue to be effective in detecting attempted unauthorised entry into the British Virgin Islands (BVI).
Officers of Her Majesty’s Customs continue to further intensify protection of the sea borders of the British Virgin Islands amidst the ongoing battle against the COVID-19 global pandemic.
Mr. Wade N. Smith has been appointed as Commissioner of Customs in the Virgin Islands.
The Government of the Virgin Islands has introduced an exclusion zone that would limit marine traffic as a result of COVID-19.
The public is advised of Her Majesty’s Customs operating hours at both Port Purcell, Tortola and St. Thomas Bay, Virgin Gorda.
The CAPS Unit of Her Majesty’s Customs is advising its clients that the unit will commence operations from Monday, April 20.
The Government of the Virgin Islands has signed a five year contract with Canadian Bank Note Company to monitor the Territory’s borders for the next five years and share real time information between agencies.