Agreement Signed To Strengthen Vector Control In The BVI

Thursday, 31 October 2019 - 5:29pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Green VI to strengthen vector control and increase community engagement by way of BugOut.

BVI Residents Urged To Properly Dispose Of Waste Water

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 - 11:14am

British Virgin Islands’ residents and homeowners are being reminded that the improper drainage of wastewater on to public streets, roadways and ghuts constitutes a violation of the Public Health Act.

Cane Garden Bay Beach Is Reopened To The Public

Thursday, 3 October 2019 - 3:16pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Honourable Vincent Wheatley has announced that the Cane Garden Bay beach is safe for swimming and is ready for use by the public.

Cane Garden Bay Beach Is Closed For Recreational Use

Friday, 27 September 2019 - 5:33pm

The Cane Garden Bay beach is closed for recreational use until further notice due to results of water quality testing.

Fogging Operations Schedule On Tortola

Monday, 9 September 2019 - 4:18pm

In an ongoing effort to protect the community against mosquito borne viruses, the public is notified that the Environmental Health Division will begin fogging operations.

BVI Travel Advisory: Exercise Caution Against Measles Outbreak

Thursday, 5 September 2019 - 5:13pm

The public is notified that the Ministry of Health and Social Development has issued a travel advisory to countries including São Paulo, Brazil; Israel, Philippines and the Ukraine as a result of an on ongoing measles outbreak.

BVI Food Handlers’ Schedule

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 - 5:02pm

New and renewing food handlers are notified of the schedule of sessions that will take place on the following dates

Inspections Of Carrot Bay Food Vendors

Thursday, 8 August 2019 - 1:31pm

Officers from the Environmental Health Division will be conducting initial inspection of food vendors at the Carrot Bay Cultural Fiesta Grounds today, August 8.......

Emergency Food Handlers Session Today

Friday, 26 July 2019 - 11:04am

The Environmental Health Division will be holding an emergency Food Handlers’ session today, July 26 at 1:00 p.m. at the Ward's Building. 

Access Hours To Pockwood Pond Dumpsite Reduced

Friday, 5 July 2019 - 12:45pm

The public including private garbage haulers are notified that in an effort to control indiscriminate dumping of waste at the incinerator at Pockwood Pond, access to the site will not be allowed beyond 4:00 p.m. daily.

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