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?
|Virtual Food Handlers’ Training On July 14||
11 Jul 2020 - 9:11am
|BVI Registrants To Allow 7 Days To Receive Travel Authorisation||
7 Jul 2020 - 3:47pm
|Business Owners Reminded To Adhere To Safety Measures||
7 Jul 2020 - 1:53pm
|Meeting For Day Care Centres Reopening Process||
26 Jun 2020 - 4:34pm
|BVI Residents Urged To Reduce Exposure To Sahara Dust||
23 Jun 2020 - 8:08pm
|Virtual Meeting On Health Guidelines For Sporting Events On June 22||
19 Jun 2020 - 5:13pm
|Virtual Meeting On Health Guidelines For Churches Today At 1pm||
19 Jun 2020 - 12:33pm
|BVI Religious Leaders Invited To A Virtual Meeting On Health Guidelines||
17 Jun 2020 - 2:51pm
|Returning BVI Nationals To Confirm Travel Date||
11 Jun 2020 - 5:57pm
|BVI Bar Owners Invited To A Virtual Meeting On New Operating Guidelines||
8 Jun 2020 - 6:22pm
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