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Kathleen Dickenson
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January 25, 2017 1:18 pm  

Just looking into possiblities of working as bartender/server near Josiah Bay area
I have friends living close by there. Can anyone give me advice ? 25yr old female . How do I obtain working visa? What are the rules , etc. I am coming from Canada.
Just looking for direction as to where to start etc. - I'm hoping to have a place to stay temporary with friends and then something once settled etc.

Thanks

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speee1dy
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January 25, 2017 1:28 pm  

well, this forum is for the US Virgin Islands. But still, someone might be able to help? not really sure though


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Afriend
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January 25, 2017 1:37 pm  

A simple google search using such topics as "Working in the BVI's", "Immigrating to the BVI's", etc. will bring up lots of links telling you all the regulations & requirements.

For starters check out these websites:
http://bvinewbie.com/bvi-immigration-work-permit/
http://www.bvi.gov.vg/services/new-work-permit
http://www.expat.com/en/guide/central-america/british-virgin-islands/2204-obtaining-work-in-the-bvi.html


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Kathleen Dickenson
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January 25, 2017 2:07 pm  

oh my bad - i thought Josiah Bay was in the BVI , Tortola


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Kathleen Dickenson
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January 25, 2017 2:08 pm  

Thanks


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vicanuck
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January 25, 2017 2:34 pm  

It's highly unlikely that you will be able to get a visa to work in the BVI's as a Canadian.

They have very stringent immigration regulations.


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Exit Zero
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January 25, 2017 6:08 pm  

It will help if you have a job lined up with a BVI company that needs your particular job skills - I have 2 very good Canadian friends who have work permits there after jumping through the numerous hoops required.


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East Ender
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January 25, 2017 7:09 pm  

oh my bad - i thought Josiah Bay was in the BVI , Tortola

You are correct. It's just that this forum is for the US Virgin Islands. 😉


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