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Cayman Islands Government

Press Releases: December 2016

Customs Promotes Two
Mr. Kevin Walton and Mr. Jeff Jackson have are promoted as Deputy Collectors. 28th December 2016, 1:37pm
Governor's Christmas Message
"I never fail to be impressed by the generosity of the Cayman Island people towards others." 23rd December 2016, 11:26am
Waste Collection Xmas Hours
There will be no garbage collection, and landfills will close on 26 December. 23rd December 2016, 10:53am
Builders Board in Action
The members are to embark on a drive to underscore the need for all contractors to be licensed 23rd December 2016, 10:26am
Recycle Real Christmas Trees
Trees will be turned to mulch for spreading in gardens 23rd December 2016, 9:52am
Focus on Search & Rescue
Fishermen, captains and dive operators talk search and rescue capability with UK team 21st December 2016, 10:52am
Duty Concessions Extended
Government has extended flat 15% import duty on building materials imported to Grand Cayman for one more year. 16th December 2016, 3:00pm
Writs Issued to Returning Officers
The Governor issued writs to Returning Officers and deputies in the next step towards General Elections. 14th December 2016, 5:00pm
Three New Immigration Officers
Cayman Brac now has three new immigration officers protecting the island’s borders. 14th December 2016, 3:33pm
Ambulance Gifted to HSA
Heart Fund donates ambulance bought by fund-raising effort including $60,000 from DG’s 5K. 14th December 2016, 1:46pm
Border Force Officers Visit
Two senior officers are in Cayman for talks on future cooperation with Immigration and Customs. 13th December 2016, 3:48pm
ICCI Students Help
The college's public speaking class held a voter registration drive at The Office on Friday evening. 13th December 2016, 11:02am
Voter Registration Extended
The deadline for registering voters is extended until midnight 16 January 2017. 9th December 2016, 5:18pm
2017 Public Holidays Updated
General Elections Day on 24 May 2017 is formally declared as a public holiday. 9th December 2016, 1:55pm
Customs Extends Hours
The department will add an hour to work week collection times 12-22 December  8th December 2016, 5:36pm
Review Underway
UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency officers are in the Cayman Islands to review search and rescue capabilities. 7th December 2016, 2:54pm
Govt Recognises Civil Service
Beginning this month high performers with stagnant pay will reap rewards 1st December 2016, 5:42pm