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 Residents Warned Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce||
3 Dec 2019 - 4:15pm
|Virgin Gorda Food Handlers’ Session On December 12||
3 Dec 2019 - 1:46pm
|Hand Foot And Mouth Information Meeting On Tuesday November 12||
8 Nov 2019 - 4:59pm
|BVI Food Handlers’ November Schedule||
4 Nov 2019 - 4:59pm
|Agreement Signed To Strengthen Vector Control In The BVI||
31 Oct 2019 - 5:29pm
|BVI Residents Urged To Properly Dispose Of Waste Water||
23 Oct 2019 - 11:14am
|BVI Health Advisory Issued On Hand, Foot And Mouth Disease||
17 Oct 2019 - 4:56pm
|Cane Garden Bay Beach Is Reopened To The Public||
3 Oct 2019 - 3:16pm
|BVI Food Handlers’ October Schedule||
2 Oct 2019 - 4:19pm
|Fogging Operations Schedule On Tortola||
9 Sep 2019 - 4:18pm
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