Hurricane Irma is the most powerful storm recorded in Atlantic hurricane history. The BVI bore the brunt of Irma’s devastation with its eye passing over the Territory on September 6th, 2017 with 185 miles per hour sustained winds gusting to 215 miles per hour. In order to guide an effective, efficient and transparent recovery process, the Government of the Virgin Islands will establish the BVI Recovery and Development Agency to implement the British Virgin Islands Recovery & Development Plan. This site is the official source of information for all matters related to the BVI’s recovery.
BVI Recovery and Development Plan
The Government of the Virgin Islands has created a Hurricane Recovery Plan to serve as the roadmap to return the Territory to normalcy in the short-term and strengthen its long-term sustainability and resilience.