Transfer of Waste from Jost Van Dyke to Tortola.


Step 1:  Garbage (both residential and commercial waste) is brought to the transfer station.

Step 2:  The waste is sorted by glass and cans, combustible waste, oil, bulky items and yard waste and placed in the correct bin.

Step 3:  Combustible waste is shipped to the incinerator once a week.  The other types of waste are shipped to the incinerator as necessary.

Turn Around Time


Additional Notes

The transfer station is opened to the public on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 6 am to 2 pm and on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 8 am to 2 pm.

Department Contact Information

Department of Waste Management

P.O. Box 3477
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (
British) VG1110

Business Hours:

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

Daily 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Email Address:

Main Office
Telephone:1(284) 468-4934
Fax:1(284) 468-4070

Telephone:1(284) 468-4069