A Trade License is required to operate a business in the British Virgin Islands. It is a legally binding document issued by the government of the British Virgin Islands, permitting you to open and operate a business in the BVI. For your own protection, it may also be best to incorporate your business. See section on Starting A Company
How do you apply for a trade license?
Trade license application forms are available at the Department of Trade and Consumer
Affairs located at the Sebastian Building in Road Town. Applications should be completed
in duplicate and submitted to the Department.