Food Handlers Clinic On Tortola February 7 And 28

Tuesday, 5 February 2019 - 11:04am

New and renewing food handlers on Tortola are notified that a clinic will be held on February 7 and 28 at the Red Cross Conference Room at 5:30 p.m.

Dengue Alert Issued In Caribbean Region- Local Residents Urged To Protect Themselves

Thursday, 10 January 2019 - 3:00pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are being urged to take all necessary measures to protect themselves and eliminate all breeding places for mosquitoes from around their homes.

Food Handlers’ Clinic Scheduled For January 10

Friday, 4 January 2019 - 1:51pm

New and renewing food handlers on Tortola are notified that a clinic will be held at the Red Cross Conference Room on Thursday, January 10.

Del Monte Fiesta Corn Recall No Threat To The BVI

Friday, 21 December 2018 - 11:00am

Chief Environmental Health Officer, Mr. Lionel Michael states thorough inspection and investigation reveals that Del Monte Fiesta Corn poses no health risk to the Virgin Islands.

Food Preparation Advisory

Friday, 7 December 2018 - 10:41am

The public is reminded to thoroughly prepare foods this holiday season.

Holiday Season Food Safety Advisory

Thursday, 6 December 2018 - 2:53pm

The public is advised to purchase all foods from safe sources this holiday season. Inspect foods for safe temperature, colour, odour, texture and packaging.  Also, arrange for foods to be delivered at times when they can be inspected.

Fogging Operations Continue On Anegada

Wednesday, 28 November 2018 - 3:38pm

Residents on Anegada are notified that fogging will be carried out on the island from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the following dates:

Fogging Operations Continue On November 26

Friday, 23 November 2018 - 4:47pm

In an ongoing effort to protect the community from mosquito borne viruses, the Environmental Health Division will begin fogging operations in the following locations on Monday, November 26, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Romaine Lettuce Recalled

Friday, 23 November 2018 - 12:51pm

The British Virgin Islands Environmental Health Division is advising consumers not to eat any Romaine lettuce.