British Virgin Islands News – Extended Operating Hours of the Registry of Corporate Affairs and a New Premium Service for transactions

 In British Virgin Islands

Extended Operating hours

The opening hours of the Registry of the corporate affairs has been extended to process all transactions. The new scheduled operating hours are as follows:

Service Available Times
Finance Division 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Client Services 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Premium Services 7:30 am – 6:00 pm

While it is to be noted that the Registry will now process all transactions daily from 8:30 am – 10:00 pm. It is imperative to note that the reception will be closed at 5:30 pm daily. The reason for such extension is to allow for an extension of the processing time on all transactions.

Premium Service Transactions
Premium transactions are transactions which the Registry has undertaken to expedite within 4 hours of submission. Premium transactions may be submitted at any time. There is a premium transaction fee on the following services:

R103 ‐ Application for Continuation
R201 ‐ Amendment of M&As
R210 ‐ Notice of Change in Number of Shares Company is Authorised to Issue
R401 ‐ Application for Registration of Charge
R602 ‐ Registration of Article of Merger
R701 ‐ Notice of Continuation (out of VI)

If you have questions on the above change, please feel free to your KEY account manager.