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Mission Statement  

To work in harmony with the community for a stable, prosperous and well-governed Bermuda.

Press Release  
Visit to Bermuda of MP Mark Simmonds
Governor issues condolences on the passing of Baroness Margaret Thatcher
UK Government Launches New Overseas Territories Environment and Climate Fund
Overseas Territories Flags Flown in Parliament Square
Appointment of two Assistant Justices
Press Release: Publication of White Paper on Overseas Territories
Ministerial Statement: Overseas Territories White Paper
The UK and the Overseas Territories: an OpEd
Overseas Territories (Police) Medal for Meritorious Service (OTM)
Arrival of His Excellency The Governor, Mr. George Fergusson
World-wide celebrations as the Overseas Territories honour the Queen
Press Release - Richard Ground
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Overseas Territories Strategy Consultation  

Henry Bellingham, MP, Minister for the Overseas Territories gave a speech on 26 September 2011 at the Bermuda College launching the UK Government's new Overseas territories Strategy consultation process. Read more...

Bermuda Constitution Order 1968  
Contact Government House  
Main Line: 441.292.3600

Governor's Office Fax: 441.292.6831

Deputy Governor's Office Fax: 441.296.1930

Physical Address:

11 Langton Hill
Pembroke HM13
Bermuda


Visa and Travel Information  
VISAS FOR BERMUDA
VISAS FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM (UK)
BRITISH PASSPORTS
INFORMATION FOR TRAVELLERS
Useful Information  

VISAS TO THE UK

The British Consulate in New York issues visas to the UK via an online application form: www.visa4uk.fco.gov.uk. Once you apply on line, you will be notified of an appointment time at the Department of Immigration in Bermuda for you to submit your biometric data.

TRAVEL ADVICE

  • For information on entry requirements around the world, please refer to www.fco.gov.uk and access the “Travel Advice by Country” section on this site.

PASSPORTS

  • British Overseas Territory Citizen (BTOC) passports and Emergency passports are issued by the Department of Immigration, Bermuda.

British Citizen passports are issued by the British Embassy in Washington.  More details at http://ukinusa.fco.gov.uk/en

British Embassy Washington 
(202) 588-6500
Careline +44 208-082-4721

BRITISH CITIZENSHIP

  • To register or naturalise as a British Citizen, please complete the necessary forms at the Department of Immigration, Bermuda. Further details can be found on: www.ukba.gov.uk
Governor's Biography  

On Wednesday, May 23, 2012, Mr. George Fergusson became Bermuda's 88th Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Bermuda Regiment.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Full name:

George Duncan Raukawa Fergusson

Married to:

Margaret (Wookey), career officer with British Council

Children:

Three daughters, one son (deceased)

 

 

2010 – Present

Attachments in the FCO and Cabinet Office

2006 – 2010

High Commissioner, Wellington and Non-Resident High Commissioner to Samoa and Governor of Pitcairn

2003 – 2006

Cabinet Office, Head of Foreign Policy Team in Overseas & Defence Secretariat

1999 – 2003

HM Consul-General, Boston

1997 – 1999

FCO, Head, Republic of Ireland Department (later Devolved Administrations Department)

1996 – 1997

FCO, Deputy Head, Africa Department (South)

1994 – 1996

Seoul, First Secretary (Political/Public Affairs)

1991 – 1993

FCO, Soviet/Eastern Department

1978 – 1991

Northern Ireland Office:  in Belfast and London, including as Head of Human Rights and Elections branch, Private Secretary to the Minister of State responsible for police, prisons and constitutional development; and a secondment from 1988-91 to the British Embassy in Dublin as 1st Sec (Political)