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Pension Payments Will Be Deposited Tomorrow

Pension Payments Will Be Deposited Tomorrow

The Department of Social Insurance advise its HSBC clients that pension payments will be deposited into their accounts after 1pm tomorrow [July 15]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Social Insurance would like to advise its HSBC clients that pension payments will be deposited into their accounts after 1pm tomorrow, July 15, 2021.... Read more of this article

Online Govt Services Interruption Overnight

Online Govt Services Interruption Overnight

[Updated] There will be a scheduled interruption of online Government services tomorrow [July 9] from 11.55pm to 4.30am on Saturday [July 10]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Information and Digital Technologies is advising that late tomorrow [July 9], there will be a scheduled interruption of online Government services for close... Read more of this article

Emancipation Youth Creativity Competition

Emancipation Youth Creativity Competition

As part of this month’s Emancipation observances, the Department of Culture is hosting its Emancipation Youth Creativity Competition, with the deadline for submissions on July 26. A Government spokesperson said, “As part of this month’s Emancipation observances, the Department of Culture is once again hosting its Emancipation Youth Creativity... Read more of this article

Workforce Development Dept Office Relocation

Workforce Development Dept Office Relocation

The Department of Workforce Development will be relocating their offices back to 23 Parliament Street. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Workforce Development advises the public that our offices will be relocating back to 23 Parliament Street [Old Magistrate Court Building]. As a result, we will have minimal services from July 5th... Read more of this article

Premier’s Statement On Travel, Airport Issues

Premier’s Statement On Travel, Airport Issues

“What some Bermudians are experiencing at airports is heartbreaking, and we have made our displeasure known to the airlines themselves,” Premier David Burt said, adding that a message has been sent to the airlines saying that “no Bermudian should be denied entry into Bermuda.” Premier’s Statement The Premier said, “This... Read more of this article

Social Insurance Dept: Temporary Office Closure

Social Insurance Dept: Temporary Office Closure

The Department of Social Insurance advised that its office will be closed from 2:00pm on Thursday [June 17] and all day Friday [June 18] due to floor installation works, and will also be closed on Monday [June 21] to observe National Heroes Day, a public holiday. A Government spokesperson said, “The office will reopen and be accessible to the... Read more of this article

‘May Result In Unpleasant Odours Experienced’

‘May Result In Unpleasant Odours Experienced’

During the week of June 7th, the Ministry “will conduct its Biannual Septage Waste Disposal Operations” which “may result in unpleasant odours experienced in the residential areas surrounding the Marsh Folly Composting Facility.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works advises that during the week of 7... Read more of this article

Govt To Launch New Company Registry System

Govt To Launch New Company Registry System

The Registrar of Companies is launching the first phase of its new online company registry system on June 7, 2021. A Government spokesperson said, “This new online registry will allow the public to view all corporate registers maintained by the Registrar of Companies. Statutory filings and applications can also be made online. “The Registrar of... Read more of this article

Ministry On Parish Councils Working Group

Ministry On Parish Councils Working Group

The Ministry has formed a Working Group with representatives from all Parish Councils to “develop a roadmap to assist the Councils in operating as independent entities.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Youth, Culture and Sport advised that it has been meeting with Parish Councils with the goal of granting them greater... Read more of this article

Today Marks One Year Since MDL Lab Launched

Today Marks One Year Since MDL Lab Launched

Today marks one year since the official launch of the Bermuda Government Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory [MDL] with MDL having processed over 210,000 test results, and noting that the “7-day, 16 hours a day operation relies on the hard work of 20 of Bermuda’s finest young people, all under 40 years of age.” A spokesperson said, “Today... Read more of this article

Advisory On TCD Licensing During Stay At Home

Advisory On TCD Licensing During Stay At Home

The Transport Control Department is reminding the public  “that their offices will be closed to walk-in customers during the Stay-at-Home order.” A spokesperson said, “Individuals whose vehicles will expire during this period are encouraged to first renew their insurance policy and then re-license their vehicle[s] online at etcd.gov.bm.” “Customers... Read more of this article

Govt: Pension Cheques Were Paid Early

Govt: Pension Cheques Were Paid Early

[Updated] The Department of Social Insurance advised that “those receiving pension cheques were paid early yesterday [April 12].” A Government spokesperson said, “Those who normally receive their pension cheques by mail had them delivered yesterday Monday, April 12, 2021. “As a special note, during the Stay at Home Period, pensioners... Read more of this article

Advisory: Closures Within Registry General

Advisory: Closures Within Registry General

The Registry General is advising that it will be closed to the public, however collection of certificates, notices, or any other documents may be done by appointment only. A Government spokesperson said, “Following government advice on measures to tackle the spread of the Covid-19 virus, the Registry General wishes to advise the public that in light... Read more of this article