Premier's Office
Release Date:
Saturday, 17 July 2021 - 6:35am

Residents of the Virgin Islands will have the opportunity to receive their 1st or 2nd dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine at the Operation Protect Each Other Drive-Thru Vaccination.

Operation Protect Each Other Drive-Thru Vaccination will take place today Saturday, July 17 and Sunday, July 18 at the Festival Grounds on Tortola from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The drive-thru will allow vehicles to enter the eastern gate of the Festival Grounds and occupants will be able to register, get inoculated, receive their cards and drive off in the convenience of their cars.

Persons aged 18 and older are advised to pre-fill registration forms available online at ministryofhealth.gov.vg/vaccines, walk with a government issued identification, wear their face masks and wear short sleeved tops for easy access to getting the vaccine.

Persons are advised that the inbound lane of the Dual Carriageway will be closed to allow for the Drive-Thru Vaccination campaign from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Any inconvenience cause is regretted.


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740
Email:    shersmith@gov.vg