Lt. Governorís Office Publishes Abandoned Property List
For Immediate Release No. 053-08
October 02, 2008
For More Information Contact:
Shawna K. Richards, Director of Communications
Ph: (340) 773-6459 ext. 3129
Fax: (340) 719-3801
Lt. Governor’s Office Publishes Abandoned Property List
Lieutenant Governor Gregory R. Francis announces the publication of the Abandoned Property listing pursuant to T28 Chapter 29 of the Virgin Islands Code. The list details the names and last known addresses of individuals having accounts at banks and other financial services institutions that have been reported as unclaimed. The Office of the Lieutenant Governor serves as the custodian of these unclaimed or abandoned properties.
In accordance with the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act, the listing of abandoned properties has been published in both local newspapers. It may also be viewed at the Lt. Governor’s website, www.ltg.gov.vi.
Persons who are recorded as having unclaimed properties are asked to contact the Division of Banking at Insurance at (340)774-7166 in the St. Thomas/St. John district or 773-6459 on St. Croix for assistance.
*NOTE: Submission of an Affidavit of Lost Instrument and a Claim Form are required in order to file your claim with the Division of Banking and Insurance. Claimants are also required to provide proof of identity when filing their claim. Click on each link to download the necessary forms: Affidavit , Claim form