Virgin Islands Food Security And Sustainability Act Passed

Thursday, 21 April 2022 - 11:23am

The Food Security and Sustainability Act was passed during the Second Sitting of Fourth Session of the Fourth House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands on Tuesday, April 19.

Establishments That Sell Liquor To Close On Good Friday

Wednesday, 13 April 2022 - 11:44am

The Office of the Deputy Governor is reminding the public that on Good Friday, April 15, businesses in which intoxicating liquor is sold, exposed or kept for sale by retail shall be closed, with the exception of hotels and clubs.

Government Seeks Consultancy For Gaming And Betting Control Commission

Thursday, 31 March 2022 - 3:02pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands, acting through the Premier’s Office is inviting qualified, professional, experienced, and resourceful firms to submit proposals to provide consultancy services for the Virgin Islands Gaming and Betting Control Commission.



History Is Made in Virgin Islands: Integrity in Public Life Bill Passed!

Friday, 24 December 2021 - 1:00pm

On 22nd December, 2021, Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie successfully piloted the Integrity in Public Life Bill through the House of Assembly. 

BVI Residents To Discuss Proposed Police Act With Legislators

Friday, 28 May 2021 - 1:15pm

The meetings will be hosted by Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie; Deputy Governor of the Virgin Islands, Mr. David D. Archer Jr. and Commissioner of Police Mr. Mark Collins and are scheduled as follows:

BVI Government Successful In Defending Multi Million Dollar Claim Brought By Airline

Friday, 14 May 2021 - 4:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has successfully defeated a claim worth in excess of $10 million from those behind a project to connect Miami and Tortola with direct flights (“the Project”) following a seven day arbitration in March 2021.

Public Consultations On Pieces Of Legislation Continue On Monday

Friday, 30 April 2021 - 6:15pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is hosting a series of public meetings on four proposed pieces of legislation starting on Monday, May 3.



Public Consultation Meetings Continue On Monday May 3

Friday, 30 April 2021 - 6:01pm

The public is invited to a series of Public Consultation meetings on the Contractor General Act, 2021 and Whistleblowers Act, 2021.

Statement By His Excellency The Governor John J. Rankin At The Joint Press Conference Addressing Matters Relating To Crime And Public Safety

Thursday, 18 March 2021 - 6:56pm

Like everyone else in the British Virgin Islands, I was deeply shocked by the murder which took place in broad day light in Tortola on Tuesday. It was a truly appalling event.

Remarks By Commissioner of Police Michael Matthews Joint Press Conference Addressing Matters Relating to Crime and Public Safety

Thursday, 18 March 2021 - 6:48pm

Good afternoon Governor, Premier, members of the press, ladies and gentlemen,

I hope this afternoon to share a policing perspective on the current crime climate and what my officers are presently doing to maintain security and a level of calm and safety within our communities.