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 Businesses Reminded Of Proper Handling Practices||
27 May 2021 - 6:27pm
|Apply For Home Quarantine 5 To 7 Days Prior To Travel To BVI||
17 May 2021 - 1:45pm
|BVI Residents To Schedule 2nd Covid-19 Vaccine Dose After April 22||
8 Apr 2021 - 3:49pm
|COVID-19 Vaccination Centres Closed on Monday 8 March||
7 Mar 2021 - 9:40pm
|BVI Receives First Shipment Of COVID-19 Vaccines||
5 Feb 2021 - 1:13pm
|Food Safety Quiz To Reopen January 26||
26 Jan 2021 - 9:16am
|Virtual Food Handlers’ Training On January 14||
5 Jan 2021 - 2:37pm
|Fogging Operations Schedule||
25 Nov 2020 - 4:25pm
|Marine And Lodging Facility Inspection Checklists Available Online||
24 Nov 2020 - 2:48pm
|Revised: Reopening Gateway Portal Now Live||
24 Nov 2020 - 11:14am
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