Ministry of Health & Social Development
Department of Waste Management
Release Date:
Sunday, 19 April 2020 - 8:33pm

The public is advised that house to house waste collection will continue Monday, April 20. Household waste will be collected on Monday, Wednesday and Friday territory-wide. Persons are asked to place their household waste out between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m.

Household waste must be contained in sealed bags. Trash can/household bin placement is encouraged to eliminate tampering by stray animals.

No special recycling collection is currently available during the curfew. Recyclable waste can be stockpiled until after the curfew.

Owners of apartment complexes must designate an area suitable for tenants to place waste for collection.

Please contact 468-9030 or email dwm@gov.vg for more information.


Adrianna J. Soverall

Ministry of Health and Social Development
Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Email: ministryofhealth@gov.vg
Telephone: 1(284)468-2272 or 2174