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?
|BVI Allies With CAPRHA To Strengthen Vector Control||
20 Feb 2020 - 3:16pm
|Food Handlers’ February Schedule||
5 Feb 2020 - 5:16pm
|Food Preparation Advisory||
19 Dec 2019 - 11:17am
|Holiday Season Food Safety Advisory||
19 Dec 2019 - 11:13am
|Year End Food Handlers’ Session On December 20||
17 Dec 2019 - 2:48pm
|29 BVI Professionals Certified In Servsafe Food Safety Course||
10 Dec 2019 - 8:48am
|BVI Residents Warned Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce||
3 Dec 2019 - 4:15pm
|Virgin Gorda Food Handlers’ Session On December 12||
3 Dec 2019 - 1:46pm
|Hand Foot And Mouth Information Meeting On Tuesday November 12||
8 Nov 2019 - 4:59pm
|BVI Food Handlers’ November Schedule||
4 Nov 2019 - 4:59pm
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