Jersey Government Services

Here you’ll find details of Jersey Government Services and departments along with contact details and links to their website pages.

Population Office

To trade in Jersey, it is a legal requirement to apply for and obtain a New Business Licence which is issued by the Population Office.

Population Office (Business Licensing)

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Population Office
PO Box 55
Philip Le Feuvre House
La Motte Street
St Helier
JE4 8PE

 

Population Office Website

Depending on the type of business you are setting up, you may need to register and obtain licences from different authorities.  Here are examples of some you may need to contact.

Look on our Industry Pages for information and links on your specific Sector.

Childcare

If you are considering becoming a registered childminder you should read the requirements of registration so you can make an informed decision.

Childcare and Early Years Service (CEYS)

Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm

Education Department
PO Box 142
Highlands Campus
Jersey
JE4 8QJ

Childcare & Early Year Services Website
Environmental Health

Under the Places of Refreshment (Jersey) Law 1967, your premises will be inspected by Environmental Health.

Environmental Health Section

Environmental Health Section
Maison Le Pape
The Parade
St Helier
Jersey
JE2 3PU

 

Environmental Health Section Website
Hospitality and Leisure Manager

For food and drink businesses and licences to sell refreshments

Hospitality and Leisure Manager (Economic Development, Tourism, Sport & Culture)

9-13 Central Market
St Helier
Jersey
JE2 4WL

 

Hospitality & Leisure Manager Website
Liquor Licences

Liquor licences – Applications are downloaded and submitted to

Treasury and Resources (cashiers)

Wednesday to Friday 9am to 2pm

Treasury and Resources (cashiers)
PO Box 353
Cyril Le Marquand House
St Helier
Jersey
JE4 8UL

 

Treasury and Resources Website

Other departments and organisations.

Data Protection

You must register with the The Office of the Information Commissioner  as required by the Data Protection Law and this can be done online.

The Office of the Information Commissioner 

Telephone: +44 (0)1534 716530

Email: [email protected]

Address:
Office of the Information Commissioner
Brunel House
Old Street
St Helier
Jersey
JE2 3RG

 

The Office of the Information Commissioner Website
Digital Jersey

Digital Jersey is an independent limited company, funded by the States of Jersey.  It represents a community of stakeholders including industry, government, students and the residents of the island.

Digital Jersey 

Block 3,
The Forum,
Grenville Street,
St Helier
JE2 4UF

Tel: +44 (0)1534 789 333
E-mail: [email protected]

https://www.digital.je/

Eco active

Eco active

Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 2pm

Department of the Environment
Howard Davis Farm
La Route de la Trinité
Trinity
Jersey
JE3 5JP

https://www.gov.je/Environment/Ecoactive/Pages/home.aspx

Genuine Jersey

Genuine Jersey was launched to promote the diversity and quality of local produce and products.

Genuine Jersey Products Association

Second Floor
Tradewind House
22 Esplanade
St Helier
Jersey
JE2 3QA

e-mail:  [email protected]
mobile:  07797 780 383

http://www.genuinejersey.com/

GST (Goods & Services Tax)

For information on your options for registering for GST

GST helpdesk

Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

Treasury and Resources – Taxes Office
PO Box 56
Cyril Le Marquand House
St Helier
Jersey
JE4 8PF

https://www.gov.je/TaxesMoney/GST/Businesses/Introduction/Pages/index.aspx

JACS (Jersey Advisory and Conciliation Service)

JACS

Trinity House
West Centre
Bath Street
St Helier
JE2 4ST

Telephone: (01534) 730503
Email:[email protected]

https://www.jacs.org.je/

Jersey Finance Limited

Jersey Finance Limited

4th Floor, Sir Walter Raleigh House,
48-50 Esplanade,
St Helier
Jersey JE2 3QB
Channel Islands

Tel: +44 (0)1534 836000
Fax: +44 (0)1534 836001
Email: [email protected]

https://www.jerseyfinance.je/

Jersey Financial Services Commission

Jersey Financial Services Commission

PO Box 267
14-18 Castle Street
St Helier
Jersey
JE4 8TP
Channel Islands

Telephone: 01534 822000

Email: [email protected]

Opening hours: 8.30am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday.

https://www.jerseyfsc.org/registry/

Locate Jersey

Locate Jersey is the government organisation responsible for promoting, attracting and retaining inward investment for Jersey.

Locate Jersey

Cyril Le Marquand House
The Parade
St. Helier
Jersey
JE4 8UL

Tel: 01534 440604

Email: [email protected]

Opening hours  Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

https://www.locatejersey.com/

Social Security, Taxes & Employment

Social Security Department (Self Employment)

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm

Social Security Department
PO Box 55
La Motte Street
St Helier
Jersey
JE4 8PE

https://www.gov.je/Working/Contributions/Employers/Pages/SelfEmployed.aspx

 

Tax helpdesk

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Taxes Office helpdesk
PO Box 56
Cyril Le Marquand House
St Helier
Jersey
JE4 8PF

https://www.gov.je/TaxesMoney/IncomeTax/BusinessesSelfEmployed/Pages/SelfEmployed.aspx

 

Social Security Department (Employing Staff)

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm

Social Security Department
PO Box 55
La Motte Street
St Helier
Jersey
JE4 8PE

https://www.gov.je/Working/Contributions/RegistrationCards/Pages/BusinessStaffLicences.aspx