Ministry of Health & Social Development
Environmental Health
Release Date:
Friday, 22 May 2020 - 4:36pm

Businesses and establishments allowed to operate during the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. are reminded to adhere to the health, social distancing and safety protocols as prescribed in the Public Health (COVID-19 Control and Suppression Measures) (No. 2) Order, 2020.

Businesses are allowed to operate provided that they have been inspected, approved and certified by the Social Distancing Task Force who will be conducting unannounced inspections to determine the level of compliance by business owners.

Businesses that have not been inspected are to remain closed to the public until they are given the approval. Business owners are to schedule inspections online by accessing the site at https://bit.ly/Bizinspection.

Hotels, villas and other accommodations facilities, public swimming pools, cinemas, gyms, bars, night clubs and entertainment facilities are to remain temporarily closed in accordance with the Curfew Act, 2017, Imposition of a Curfew (No.17) Order, 2020.

Business owners can also call 468-5110 or 544-4757 for all other queries.


Adrianna J. Soverall

Ministry of Health and Social Development
Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Email: ministryofhealth@gov.vg
Telephone: 1(284)468-2272 or 2174