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?
|Food Handlers Clinic Schedule For The Month Of March||
7 Mar 2018 - 1:20pm
|Food Handlers Armed To Fight Food Borne Illnesses||
1 Mar 2018 - 4:04pm
|Food Handlers Clinic Scheduled For March 1 In East End||
23 Feb 2018 - 4:02pm
|Stop Backyard Burning, Residents Told||
21 Feb 2018 - 4:06pm
|Public Health, Waste And Environmental Health Re-Locating||
12 Feb 2018 - 11:54am
|Targeted Fogging In The Road Town Area||
7 Feb 2018 - 4:13pm
|Food Handlers Clinic Scheduled For January 24 On Virgin Gorda||
19 Jan 2018 - 4:46pm
|Food Handlers Clinic Scheduled For January 18 And 31 On Tortola||
17 Jan 2018 - 11:46am
|Environmental Health Intensifies Vector Control Efforts||
15 Jan 2018 - 2:44pm
|Turkey Time This Holiday Season||
22 Dec 2017 - 1:56pm
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