Processing of Temporary Fishing Licences

Process

Step 1: Customer, or representative, submits the application form 20 (a) to the Conservation and Fisheries Department along with the fee.   

Step 2: The payment is processed, a government receipt is issued and the licence processed.

Step 3: Customer collects licence when processing is complete.

Supporting Documents

  • Passport or Drivers Licence

Method of Applying

In person or by mail

Turn Around Time

5 – 10 minutes

Additional Notes

  • This temporary licence is valid for 30 days.
  • Licence issued with conditions
 

Department Contact Information

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Paraquita Bay,
Tortola, Virgin Islands (British) VG1120

Business Hours:

General Office - Paraquita Bay and Virgin Gorda - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Abattoir - 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Airport - 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Email Address: agriculturebvi@gov.vg, fisheries@gov.vg

General Office (Paraquita Bay) - 1(284) 468-6123/6124
Veterinary Unit  - 1 (284) 468 - 6197
Virgin Gorda Office - 1(284) 468-6506/6507
Airport Office - 1(284) 468-6449