Environmental Health

The Environmental Health section is a core part of the North Coast Public Health Unit (PHU).  The Environmental Health team work closely with the community, Local Councils, other Government Departments and the Environmental Health Branch of the Ministry of Health (formally NSW Department of Health) to maintain a safe and healthy environment.

The Environmental Health team comprises of three (3) Environmental Health Officers (EHOs) and one (1) Trainee Environmental Health Officer located in both Port Macquarie and Lismore offices of the North Coast Public Health Unit.

The Port Macquarie Office serves the local Council areas of Hastings, Kempsey, Nambucca, Bellingen and Coffs Harbour City. The Lismore Office serves the local Council areas of Byron, Ballina, Lismore, Kyogle, Richmond Valley and Clarence Valley.