Mission Statement

The Ministry of Immigration and Border Services mission is to secure the borders of the Turks and Caicos Islands, to enable people who bring benefits to the Islands to visit, work and live here lawfully, to enforce the law firmly and fairly, to confirm legitimacy and identity, and to issue permanent status and citizenship to those who meet the criteria.

Hon. Arlington Alexander Musgrove
Hon. Arlington Alexander MusgroveMinister of Immigration, Citizenship, Labour and Employment Services

The Mission of the Ministry of Immigration and Border Services is to secure the borders of the Turks and Caicos Islands and promote full employment of citizens while providing comprehensive migration management to enable people to visit, work and live here lawfully thereby ensuring and contributing to the national security and socio-economic growth and development of the Turks and Caicos Islands.

The Ministry, led by the Hon. Arlington Alexander Musgrove and Permanent Secretary Mr. Desmond Wilson consist of seven (5) critical Departments that are vital for the carriage and success of this Mission. In addition, each department has its own objectives and are equipped with various functions and products that encourages and sustains the development and growth of the Turks and Caicos Islands in all areas.

  1. Policy Planning and Administrative Support
  2. Disaster Management and Emergencies
  3. Customs Department
  4. Visa and Immigration
  5. Border Force

To the general public please note the Ministry of Immigration and Border Services is here not only to fulfill its Mission and various Objectives but to serve you in the most respectful and cordial manner.

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Three Degrees Office Complex Airport Road
Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands

Phone: (649) 946-2801 Extn 40709
Fax: (649) 946-2885
Email: infobordercontrol@gov.tc

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