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?
|Beauticians And Barbers Must Be Licenced To Operate||
17 May 2017 - 1:22pm
|Inspect Your Premises Weekly Residents Urged||
9 May 2017 - 8:22am
|Watch Now – ILO World Day For Safety And Health At Work||
28 Apr 2017 - 12:36pm
|Public Service Inspectors Benefit From Site Assessment Training||
18 Apr 2017 - 1:57pm
|Consumer Alert On Grace Foods Recall||
22 Mar 2017 - 2:53pm
|Booths Are To Be Registered For Virgin Gorda Festival||
22 Mar 2017 - 1:23pm
|Chief Health Officer To Hold Office Hours On Virgin Gorda||
8 Feb 2017 - 12:58pm
|Fogging Schedule For The Week Of December 12||
12 Dec 2016 - 1:29pm
|Virgin Gorda Fogging Schedule Continues Tonight||
7 Dec 2016 - 5:09pm
|Change In Time For Jost Van Dyke Food Handlers Clinic||
2 Dec 2016 - 3:41pm
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