What We Do

EPD is responsible for preserving and improving Barbados' quality of life and its natural and built environment. EPD's functions are broken down into the following areas:

  • Air Pollution Control
  • Asbestos Abatement
  • Building Development Control
  • Derelict Buildings & Vehicles
  • Emergency Response
  • Hazardous Materials Management
  • Marine Pollution Control
  • Noise Pollution Control
  • Solid Waste Regulation
  • Water Quality Monitoring


To find out more about each of these areas and more, explore the links to the left.