Festival Food Handler Sessions Announced

Friday, 12 July 2024 - 11:05am

The Environmental Health Division is notifying food handlers participating in the 70th Emancipation Festival of the upcoming sessions to ensure certification. 

Food Business Proprietors Reminded To Post Health License

Wednesday, 10 July 2024 - 1:16pm

The Environmental Health Division is reminding all food business proprietors that according to Part IX, Section 28 of the Public Health Food Hygiene Regulation, all food businesses must register with the Environmental Health Division to be inspected and licensed.

Food Handlers Asked To Collect Cards Within Two Weeks

Wednesday, 26 June 2024 - 2:31pm

Food Handlers are notified that they are to collect their food handler cards within two weeks after completing and passing the food safety session and accompanying quiz.

In Person Food Handler Session Thursday June 27

Wednesday, 26 June 2024 - 2:12pm

The Environmental Health Division will be hosting an in person ‘Food Handlers’ training session on Thursday June 27 at 4:45 p.m. at the lecture room of the L Shape building of the Elmore Stoutt High school.

Vector Control Measures to Be Conducted May 25

Friday, 24 May 2024 - 3:28pm

The Environmental Health Division’s Vector Control Unit, will be conducting comprehensive vector control measures in Brewer’s Bay and Josiah’s Bay on Saturday, May 25 at 4:30 p.m.

Reduce Mosquito Breeding After Heavy Rainfall

Friday, 24 May 2024 - 8:58am

The Environmental Health Division is urging residents to take immediate action to reduce mosquito breeding sites following heavy rainfall.

Environmental Health Advises On Wastewater Management

Thursday, 16 May 2024 - 9:43am

The Environmental Health Division is strongly advising residents to take necessary, decisive action to remedy and improve the treatment and disposal of wastewater throughout the community.

Public Advised Of Fratelli Beretta Meat Products Recall

Friday, 15 March 2024 - 4:40pm

The Environmental Health Division is notifying the public of the recall of Fratelli Beretta Ready-to-Eat Charcuterie Meat Products due to possible under processing.

Request For Proposal Two Foggers For The Environmental Health Division

Friday, 8 March 2024 - 4:49pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands through the Ministry of Health and Social Development is requesting bids from qualified companies for the proposed purchase of two (2) High Output ULV Aerosol Generator Fogger for the Environmental Health Division located in Road Town, Tortola.

Food Handlers Training Session For Today Postponed

Thursday, 8 February 2024 - 3:42pm

The Environmental Health Division is alerting the public that the in-person Food Handlers Training scheduled for today February 8 is postponed due to the adverse weather conditions.