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 Resume On Jost Van Dyke||
12 Dec 2017 - 5:02pm
|Fogging Continues In West End And Surrounding Areas||
12 Dec 2017 - 4:58pm
|Food Handlers In Jost Van Dyke Urged To Prepare For Old Year’s||
12 Dec 2017 - 4:49pm
|Safety First: Make Your Water Supply Safe||
5 Dec 2017 - 3:39pm
|Food And Water Safety And Vector Control High Priority||
1 Dec 2017 - 3:36pm
|Fogging Continues In Locality 5||
29 Nov 2017 - 10:32am
|New Environmental Health Chief Calls For Community Involvement||
27 Nov 2017 - 10:15am
|Food Handlers’ Clinics Resume For Anegada||
21 Nov 2017 - 4:47pm
|Environmental Health To Visit Anegada Ahead Of Lobster Fest||
14 Nov 2017 - 3:01pm
|Dates For Virgin Gorda Liquor Licence Applications||
14 Nov 2017 - 1:23pm
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