Money and duty free for British Virgin Islands
Currency and Money
US Dollar (USD; symbol US$) = 100 cents. Notes are in denominations of US$100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1. Coins are in denominations of US$1 and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.
Major credit cards are accepted in some establishments. There are ATMs in Tortola and Virgin Gorda.
There are ATMs in Tortola and Virgin Gorda.
Accepted in most places, particularly US Dollar cheques. All cheques are liable to a 10c stamp duty.
Mon-Thurs 0900-1500/1600, Fri 0900-1700.
The import of any currency is limited to the equivalent of US$9,999.
British Virgin Islands duty free
The following goods may be imported by travellers over 18 years of age without incurring customs duty:
• 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 230g of tobacco.
• 0.95L of wine or spirits.
Prohibited and restricted goods include firearms, air guns, motorcycles with 125cc engines or bigger, caravans, jet skis, motor vehicles weighing over 5,000kg and video game machines.
The list of prohibited and restricted exports is identical to the list of prohibited and restricted imports.