Bureau of Environmental Health

The Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation Bureau of Environmental Health’s (BEH) goal is to ensure the protection of the general public and consumers against adverse effects that may result from hazardous environmental health and unsanitary conditions. The BEH is solely responsible for the issuance of a Food Handler Certificates and a Sanitary Permits for establishments to be in full compliance with public health requirements. The BEH continues to work in collaboration with government agencies and private sector organizations on enforcing rules and regulations pertaining to public health.

Contact Us


Food Safety Workshop
Required for all employees who will be serving food or drinks.

8:00am, 9:30am, and 1:00pm
Please call ahead to reserve a spot.

Vehicle Inspections

9:30am - 4:30pm

Services provided by the BEH

- Inspections on a bi-annual and or on annual basis of all regulated establishments, such as restaurants, night clubs, roadside vendors, retail/wholesale, catering, BBQ Stands, room accommodation (hotel, motel), public or private schools, etc

- Food safety training for food handler certification

- Village premise inspections for the elimination of vector harborage areas for disease prevention, specifically mosquitoes and rodents

- Entertain and provide appropriate action on complaints regarding overflow of garbage and domestic sewage, expired food items and other unsanitary practices affecting the general public. BEH HOTLINE: (670)664-4667

- Investigate foodborne illness outbreaks and potential vector borne disease outbreaks

- Recalling affected imported and or locally grown/manufactured products

- Inspection of vessels arriving from from foreign countries

- Burial Plot assignment (Tanapag Cemetery)

- Outreach and education on food safety and vector control


Reqirements and Informational Guides:
Burial Plot Requirements
General Requirements for BEH Permitted Facilities
Food Handler's Flow Chart
Inspection Request Routing Flow Chart
Laws and Regulations:
Food Handler's Rules and Regulations
Importation, Sale and Distribution of Foreign Bottled Water
Manufacturing, Packing, Importation, Distribution, Warehousing or the Holding of Food for Human Consumption Rules and Regulations
P.L. 10-56 Stale Products Act of 1996
P.L. 11-40 Pure Food and Drug Control
P.L. 16-46 Smoke Free Air Act of 2008
P.L. 14-15 Waste Container Lid Requirement Act of 2004
Sanitary Permit Regulations
Schools and Child Care Facilties Regulations
Water and Ice Manufacturing Rules and Regulations
To begin the inquire services from BEH, simply download the appropriate form below and take it with you to your next visit:
Inspection Request Form
BEH Fee Schedule