St Kitts & Nevis

State Agencies

The Bureau of Standards has the major responsibility of protecting the environment, health and safety of consumers.  Its activities also focus on preparing, promoting and generally adopting standards on a national, regional or international basis relating to structures, commodities, materials, articles and other things offered to the public commercially, hence promoting standardization, quality assurance and simplification in industry and commerce.

The Environmental Health Unit offers services which include: premises inspection, vector control, food establishment inspection, meat inspection and food handlers certification. For more information, contact:

Environmental Health Services Divison
Chapel Street, Charlestown
Charlestown , Nevis
Tel: (869) 469 5521
Fax: (869) 469 5968
[email protected]

For more information, contact: Ministry of Health -St. Kitts
Email(s): [email protected] or [email protected]
Telephone: (869) 467-1108
Fax: (869) 466-8574 OR Ministry of Health
Bladen Commercial Development
Wellington Road, Basseterre, St. Kitts
Email(s): [email protected]; [email protected] or [email protected]
Telephone: (869) 467-1173
Fax: (869) 466-8574


This laboratory offers services which include: air quality, chemical and microbiological testing and meterology.