About Us

Under the direction of the Chief Engineer, the Department of Works & Engineering provides a wide range of public services in engineering, design, construction, maintenance, operations of public roads, highways, bridges, water supply, sewage disposal, waste management, street lighting, building systems, automotive vehicles and equipment as well as management of Government Quarry and Asphalt Plant.

The Department of Works & Engineering has structured its services under the following 7 sections:


The Mission of the Department of Works & Engineering is to ensure the effective and prudent management of all operations and engineering services relating to the construction, erection, improvement, maintenance, and repairs of government infrastructure.

PATI (Public Access to Information) Information Statement

According to section 5 (3) of the Public Access to Information Act 2010, every public authority shall cause its information statement to be made available for inspection at its principal office, the Bermuda National Library, the Bermuda Archives and make copies available electronically or on any website of the public authority.

Individuals seeking further information about a public authority not accessible from this page should contact that public authority for information on accessing its Information Statement.

Tynes Bay Household Waste Drop-Off Hours of Operation


9:00AM - 6:00PM


7:00AM - 7:00PM


1:00PM - 6:00PM


9:00AM - 12:00PM

Closed Christmas Day

Public Notices

Water Rate Notice. Please click here to review the rate increase details.

Cancellation of free household bulky waste collection service. The Public are advised that effective 1 April 2014 the Waste Management Section of the Ministry of Public Works can no longer provide a free household bulky waste collection service. Please click here for more information.

Streetlight Maintenance 

Belco maintains streetlighting in Bermuda (except City of Hamilton). To report a streetlight problem, please click here.

Contact W&E

T. (441) 295-5151 Ext. 1863
F. (441) 295-0170

Eur-Ing Peter Havlicek MBA,BSc (Hons), C.Eng, MICE, MCIHT, PMP
Chief Engineer

Close to 30 years experience in the construction industry both as a designer, contractor and project manager. Read more about Peter.