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?
|Store Food Properly This Hurricane Season||
11 Sep 2018 - 12:00pm
|BVI Builds Capacity To Combat Mosquito Viruses||
23 Aug 2018 - 11:58am
|“Do Not Eat Dead Fish In Josiah's Bay” Residents Warned||
6 Aug 2018 - 11:11am
|Food Handlers Clinic For Festival Vendors On August 1||
30 Jul 2018 - 4:02pm
|Final Food Handler Session On July 25 For BVI Festival||
24 Jul 2018 - 1:26pm
|BVI’s Environmental Health Division Moves To Improve Disposal Systems||
19 Jul 2018 - 4:39pm
|Virgin Gorda Food Handlers’ Clinic Rescheduled To July 30||
19 Jul 2018 - 3:07pm
|Food Handlers Certificate A Must For BVI Food Vendors||
19 Jul 2018 - 1:29pm
|Food Workers Advised To Sanitise Using Bleach||
5 Jul 2018 - 5:54pm
|BVI Food Handlers Clinic Schedule For The Month Of July||
4 Jul 2018 - 12:18pm
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