First Floor, Old Administration Building
Main Street, Road Town
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110
The Environmental Health Division delivers a host of environmental health services through five existing programmes:
- Food Hygiene
- Water Quality and Institutional Hygiene
- Vector Control
- Wastewater and General Environmental Sanitation
- Port Health
The activities of the specific programmes are carried out by trained Environmental Health Officers who are assigned to the Public Health District and in some cases special duties under a programme. The Vector Control Unit is staffed with eight Vector Control Officers who visit all premises around the territory to conduct surveillance for mosquito breeding.
The Environmental Health Division is in the business of ensuring that all aspects of the environment with the potential to negatively impact health are managed efficiently to enable all persons in the BVI to attain and maintain optimal health and social well-being.
To exhibit a level of professionalism in the field of environmental health that exemplifies service above self and a model of best practices that reflect practitioners of the 21st Century.
What's Happening Within Our Department?
|Restaurants Must Adhere To Social Distancing Measures||
28 May 2020 - 2:42pm
|Businesses Reminded To Adhere To Social Distancing Measures||
22 May 2020 - 4:36pm
|Approved Businesses To Contact Trade To Void Inspection Process||
15 May 2020 - 7:17pm
|BVI Food Establishments Opened For Take-Out And Delivery Only||
15 May 2020 - 10:51am
|Non-Operational BVI Businesses Are To Prepare For Re-Opening||
7 May 2020 - 9:58am
|Negocios Adicionales De Las IVB Aprobados Para Abrir||
30 Apr 2020 - 1:43pm
|BVI Food Establishments Must Remain Closed Until Inspected||
29 Apr 2020 - 7:46pm
|All Approved BVI Businesses To Remain Closed Until Inspected||
29 Apr 2020 - 11:25am
|Fogging Begins On Eastern End Of Tortola||
28 Apr 2020 - 10:47am
|BVI Businesses Reminded To Remain Closed Until Inspected||
27 Apr 2020 - 8:50am
Department Contact Information
To make contact with Environmental Health Division, see below for contact information:
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Valley, Virgin Gorda