Temporary Food Establishments that operate seasonally or during special events such as Easter and August Festivals, Fisherman's Day, Agriculture Food Fairs etc must be registered and licenced by the Division.


Step 1:  Proprietor should review the Temporary Food Establishment Guide and submit the completed Temporary Food Establishment Registration Form to the Division at least one week in advance of the scheduled event.

Step 2:  The Division will conduct an inspection on the day of operation to ensure the minimum standard requirements are met.

Step 3:  Once the inspection is completed and the establishment is approved, the licence is issued to the Proprietor.

Supporting Documents

  1. Trade Licence
  2. List of Food Handlers expected to work at the event

Method of Applying

In Person, Email/Visit the Division

Turn Around Time

Two Days

Department Contact Information

Environmental Health

Main Office
First Floor, Old Administration Building
Main Street, Road Town
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Other Locations
Valley, Virgin Gorda
Port Purcell
Beef Island
Long Bush

Email Address: ehd@gov.vg

Telephone:1(284) 468-5110
Fax:1(284) 468-5109