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 Health Advisory Issued On Gastroenteritis||
23 Nov 2020 - 2:58pm
|Entrenamiento Del Protocolo De Salud Pública Para Bares Y Discotecas||
9 Oct 2020 - 5:14pm
|Public Health Protocol Training For Bars And Nightclubs||
9 Oct 2020 - 4:54pm
|Fogging Operations Today In Huntums Ghut||
9 Oct 2020 - 3:00pm
|BVI Social Distancing Task Force Begins Full Operations||
6 Oct 2020 - 1:25pm
|Fogging Operations Schedule On Tortola||
6 Oct 2020 - 12:39pm
|BVI Vector Teams To Begin Fogging Operations On Tortola||
6 Oct 2020 - 12:00pm
|Public Health Gathering Sizes Limited To 50||
25 Sep 2020 - 3:46pm
|Businesses To Remain Closed Until After Scheduled Meeting||
16 Sep 2020 - 8:31am
|Virtual Meetings For Businesses Schedule||
14 Sep 2020 - 3:11pm
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