Cayman in brief

Postal deadline

The date for mail posted within the Sister Islands or in Grand Cayman for delivery on the same island is Friday.

If you can post your cards or letters before those dates, earlier is better. To prevent delays, remember to use a current address and attach the correct postage. Log on to for more Christmas tips and deadlines or call the General Post Office at 949-2474.

DEH closing

The Department of Environmental Health’s Grand Cayman offices and the George Town Landfill will close at 1pm and 5pm respectively Friday for a staff function.

Regular operations for the landfill and the DEH solid waste unit will resume the following day.

For further information, contact the DEH Grand Cayman office at 949-6696 or DEH solid waste unit at 949-8793.

UCCI schedule

The Brac campus of the University College of the Cayman Islands will be open daily, except the weekend, until 21 December from noon to 5pm to receive registrations for the CI Civil Service College courses that start in the New Year. Forms can be downloaded from: <>.

The campus is in the Kirkconnell Building opposite District Administration on Kirkconnell Street at Stake Bay.

For more details contact Martin Keeley at: 526-5072