Provision of gender related information for the public.


Requesting Information

Step 1:  An individual visits or calls the Office requesting information.

Step 2:  The request is logged.

Step 3:  The individual can gather information using (i) the resource center, (ii) information provided by a member of staff or (iii) they can be directed to another Department where the information can be found.

Presenting Information

Step 1:  The Office of Gender Affairs sends out a letter to local organisations (churches, schools, businesses) or local organisations, private and public, can contact the Office for informational presentations.

Step 2:  If the organisation accepts the request a date and time is arranged.

Step 3:  Representatives from the Office of Gender Affairs go to the Organisation and make the presentation.

Step 4:  The Office Representatives may ask a Lawyer or an officer from the Social Development Department to accompany them for the presentation to answer questions.


Method of Applying

Visit the Office, Telephone Call, Email or Write the Office

Turn Around Time

One week

Department Contact Information

Office of Gender Affairs

Office of Gender Affairs
Government of the Virgin Islands
Voronica's House of Commerce
Long Bush, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG 1110

Business Hours:

Mondays - Fridays
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Information sessions can take place upon request.

Email Address:

Telephone: 1(284) 468 - 2234/2236
Fax Number:  1(284) 468 - 2239