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?
|Health Status System Assessment Underway||
29 Sep 2017 - 7:39pm
|Residents Asked To Help Control Vector||
23 Sep 2017 - 10:10am
|September 7 Food Handlers Clinic Cancelled||
4 Sep 2017 - 3:15pm
29 Aug 2017 - 1:09pm
|New Food Handlers Session To Be Held At Admin Building||
29 Aug 2017 - 12:47pm
|Community Urged To Supplement Fogging Efforts||
29 Aug 2017 - 12:34pm
25 Aug 2017 - 4:36pm
|Territory Wide Fogging Campaign Continues||
24 Aug 2017 - 5:15pm
|Vector Control Message from Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton||
23 Aug 2017 - 4:44pm
|Food Handlers’ Clinic To Be Held At Admin Building On August 24||
21 Aug 2017 - 3:26pm
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