Press Release

Ministry of Health & Social Development
Environmental Health
Release Date:
Tuesday, 2 June 2020 - 4:36pm

Hotels, lodging facilities, gyms and other fitness facilities can now register for inspections to operate.

Owners are to register by using the online platform and prepare for inspections using the health guidelines available on by searching ‘guidance’ in the search bar.

The Environmental Health Division and the Social Distancing Task Force must approve and certify the newly approved category of businesses to ensure specific safe distancing and hygiene protocols are practiced. This is to control, suppress or prevent the spread of COVID-19 virus and to protect all persons within the Territory. 

Owners are reminded that they are to remain closed to the public until they are given the approval.

For more information on registration, owners can call 468-5110 or 544-4757.


Adrianna J. Soverall

Ministry of Health and Social Development
Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Telephone: 1(284)468-2272 or 2174