DPHSS Division of Environmental Health’s processing center to resume operations


The Department of Public Health and Social Services’ (DPHSS) Division of Environmental Health’s (DEH) Processing Center Section (PCS), which issues Health Certificates, Sanitary Permits, and Guam Controlled Substances Registrations, will open on Monday, September 14. The PCS will continue to operate at its temporary site located at the Guam Environmental Public Health Laboratory (mosquito lab) in Dededo. The hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Applicants are requested to not congregate along the fence of Guam Environmental Public Health Laboratory (GEPHL) while waiting for PCS to open. Only applicants will be permitted on the premises of GEPHL. Applicants who are feeling ill or experiencing any COVID-19-like symptoms are not to enter the premises. Wearing of face masks will be mandatory and enforced. Applicants needing special accommodations are requested to call (671) 300-9568 prior to their arrival so necessary arrangements can be made. Applicants are also encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather as the waiting area will be in the parking lot of GEPHL under canopies.

Please follow DEH on Facebook (facebook.com/guamdeh) or Instagram (instagram.com/guam_deh) for up-to-date information. Should you have any questions, please contact DEH at (671) 300-9568 or via email at dphss-deh@dphss.guam.gov.

For the latest information on COVID-19, visit dphss.guam.gov or guamrecovery.com. For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10.