January 22, 2020

Cayman: Over 3,000 vehicle owners benefit from DVDL’s amnesty

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Over 3,000 vehicle owners have already benefited from the Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing (DVDL) six-month amnesty which started 29 April and runs until Friday, November 1, 2019. Of that number, 2,399 vehicles which had expired registration at the start of the amnesty have subsequently been relicensed by owners. Six hundred and seventy five […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman Islands First Baptist Activities for Seniors in North Side, Bodden Town and East End Older Persons are invited to the following events that have been organised this month by their district’s community development officers: North Side ●Tuesday, 16 April 2019 – Computer classes – North Side Library, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.,  ●Tuesday, 23 April 2019 – Bingo – […]

Cayman Islands DVDL Enhances Online Services

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• DVDL launches text message reminder service • Customers can now check online if their new plates are ready • The new services will help to save customers time. GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Department of Vehicle and Driver’s Licencing (DVDL), in partnership with the e-Government Unit, the Computer Services Department and the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and […]

Cayman Islands: Need to transfer registration

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From Cayman Islands Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licencing If you are selling or buying a vehicle, it is imperative that you follow the transfer of ownership to completion. Ideally both parties should attend the DVDL and the seller should ensure that the vehicle is transferred to the new owner before leaving DVDL. If this […]

Cayman Islands: Planning to drive in Canada?

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From the Cayman Islands Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing Anyone seeking to drive in Canada (new immigrants as well as returning Canadians who have lived outside their country for some time), must have an official driving record of their time in the Cayman Islands before they will be issued (or re-issued) a Canadian driving […]

The Editor Speaks: When we bring Big Brother on ourselves

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I have an instant hate of the ‘Big Brother Is Watching You’ that governments around the world have been installing. From cameras placed outside watching our every movement and cameras house owners/business owners actually themselves install inside their dwellings/places of business, all for security concerns. Governments justify their use as it is for our own […]

Statement of Derek Byrne, Cayman Islands Commissioner of Police, on Illegal Motorbike Activity

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Statement of Derek Byrne, Commissioner of Police, on Illegal Motorbike Activity, 30 November Illegal and dangerous motorbike activity is a problem in Grand Cayman, and the reduction of this activity has been, and continues to be, a priority for the RCIPS. What occurred last Sunday was a deplorable public spectacle by an exhibitionist rogue element […]

Cayman Islands police traffic operations result in tickets for speeding, tint, and registration

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From RCIPS Over the course of last week the RCIPS Traffic Department conducted traffic operations across the island. Between Monday 23 October and Friday 27 October police set up over 10 roadblocks and speed traps and issued a number (78) of tickets. The vast majority (40) of tickets were given for speeding, while there were […]

Cayman Islands police reminder of Transfer of Ownership on Vehicles procedure

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The RCIPS Reminds the Public of the Procedure on the Transfer of Ownership on Vehicles. The RCIPS would like to remind the public of the correct measures to be taken when transferring ownership of vehicles from one person to another. The best practice, according the to the Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing, is that […]

Cayman Islands driving record needed to drive in Canada

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Planning to Drive in Canada? Anyone seeking to drive in Canada (new immigrants as well as returning Canadians who have lived outside their country for some time), must have an official driving record of their time in the Cayman Islands before they will be issued (or re-issued) a Canadian driving license. To get this document […]