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 Clinic On Virgin Gorda On May 22||
21 May 2019 - 12:06pm
|Over 500 Food Handlers Certificates Issued In The BVI In 2019||
21 May 2019 - 10:11am
|Food Handlers Clinic On Virgin Gorda On May 15||
14 May 2019 - 3:50pm
|May 2019 Food Handlers’ Sessions||
30 Apr 2019 - 3:05pm
|Food Handlers Clinic On Anegada April 24||
1 Apr 2019 - 3:22pm
|Food Handlers Clinics On Tortola On April 4 And 18||
27 Mar 2019 - 4:49pm
|Increased Nightly Inspections To Food Businesses In The BVI||
21 Mar 2019 - 5:06pm
|Food Handlers Clinic On Virgin Gorda March 27||
20 Mar 2019 - 4:31pm
|Updated: Tortola's Food Handlers Clinic Schedule||
27 Feb 2019 - 2:09pm
|Revised: Tortola’s Food Handlers Clinic Schedule||
22 Feb 2019 - 4:45pm
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