Additional Precautionary Measures for Preventing and Slowing the Transmission of COVID-19

In order to safeguard the staff and public during this current wave of COVID-19, the Belize Department of the Environment - DOE, within the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management will be temporarily closed this afternoon, February 3, 2022, from 12 noon to 4:00 pm in order to clean and sanitize its office space.

During this time, our service will continue online to ensure the safe continuation of our mandated services to the public. Kindly use the email addresses below to contact our staff or use our Contact Us form via our website at (, or private message via Facebook.

For all other matters, feel free to contact the Department of the Environment at [email protected] and/or the Deputy Chief Environmental Officer at [email protected]

Normal office hours will resume on Friday, February 4, 2022, at 8:00 am. The DOE thanks the public for its understanding and cooperation at this time and continues to encourage everyone to put precautionary measures in place to protect the health and safety of all. The public can visit our website or follow our Facebook Page for additional information.