Ministry of Health & Social Development
Environmental Health
Release Date:
Friday, 25 September 2020 - 3:46pm

The public is advised that all gatherings should not exceed 50 persons at any given time and vulnerable groups should not exceed 5 persons as certified by the Chief Environmental Health Officer.

This does not apply to faith-based services, graduations, weddings and funerals which should not exceed 100 persons at any given time. Organisers of an outdoor event that anticipates a gathering of more than 50 people are to write a request seeking permission to hold the event to the Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone. Requests can be emailed to the ministryofhealth@gov.vg.

This is in accordance with the Public Health (Covid-19 Control and Suppression Measures) Order.


Adrianna J. Soverall

Information Officer
Department of Information and Public Relations
Telephone: 468-3701 ext. 2730
Email:    asoverall@gov.vg