Insurance

What are the minimum requirements for a Restricted Class I or Restricted Class II Banking Licence?

The minimum requirements for obtaining a Restricted Class I or Restricted Class II Banking Licence are: a minimum paid up capital of one million dollars (US$1,000,000), proven banking experience and the applicant must meet our "fit and proper" criteria. Special Note: These requirements are by no means exhaustive.

Further, an applicant who receives written confirmation that the grant of a Restricted Class I or Restricted Class II Banking licence has been approved is required to make a deposit or investment of five hundred thousand dollars (US$500,000).

Contact Information

British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commission


Pasea Estate
P.O. Box 418
Road Town, Tortola, VG 1110
British Virgin Islands

Tel: 284-494-1324 or 284-494-4190 GMT – 4:00
Fax: 284-494-5016
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m.
commissioner@bvifsc.vg