Licensing and Consumer Affairs Reduces Office Operations

Commissioner Richard Evangelista of the Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (Source file photo)

Following the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the Virgin Islands guidelines to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 virus, the Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (DLCA) is now open with reduced hours of operations from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. with limited staff until further notice. Note that the cashier is only available from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., each day.

The DLCA also recommends utilizing its online website at for business license renewals, applying for a new business license or filing a consumer compliant.

If there are any questions, concerns or issues with contacting the office, please call the Office of the Commissioner or Assistant Commissioner on St. Croix at 713-3522; St. Thomas/St. John at 714-3522. You may also reach us at or follow the DLCA on Facebook @dlcavi.