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 Handlers Training Session For Today Postponed
8 Feb 2024 - 3:42pm
|Mold Preventing Tips After Heavy Rain And Flooding
11 Oct 2023 - 4:34pm
|Food Handlers Session To Take Place On October 10
5 Oct 2023 - 3:38pm
|Food Handlers Session September 19
12 Sep 2023 - 2:12pm
|Food Handlers Training Session Taking Place On September 19
4 Sep 2023 - 12:53pm
|Food Handlers Session Scheduled For September 5
28 Aug 2023 - 3:29pm
|Food Handlers Reminded To Have A Food Handlers Card
27 Jul 2023 - 11:31am
|Final Food Handlers Session for The Month of July
21 Jul 2023 - 3:12pm
|Last Food Handler Sessions Before Festival
14 Jul 2023 - 3:49pm
|Festival Food Handlers Must To Be Certified
13 Jul 2023 - 4:01pm
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