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.

The contact details for each of the operational centres are –

1300 066 055 (bh) NSW Public Health Unit Telephone Access Line.

Public Health Lismore Office

PO Box 498 (31 Uralba Street)
Lismore NSW 2480

(02) 6620 7585 or (02) 6620 2552

For After Hours Emergencies please phone 0428 882 805.

Services available at these locations

Port Macquarie

Public Health Port Macquarie Office
PO Box 126 (Morton Street)
Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Phone 02 6588 2750 or 02 6588 2837