Environmental Health


Provide primary prevention through a combination of surveillance, education, enforcement, and assessment programs designed to identify, prevent and abate the environmental conditions that adversely impact human health.

Quick Links:

Contractor Certification and Online Renewals:
Septic Tank Installers and Pumpers
Soil Classifiers
Portable Sanitation Providers

Rules and Related Documents:
Food Service
Wastewater (septic tanks & portable toilets)

Inspections (food, pools, hotels/motels)

Septic Tank Installers | PumpersSoil Classifiers

Environmental Health Programs/Topics:

Chemical Hazards
Emergency Preparedness
Food Service
Healthy Homes and Lead
Health Impact Assessment 
Hotels, Motels, Campgrounds
Indoor Air/Mold
Tanning Facilities
Wastewater (Septic Tanks, Portable Toilets) 
Well Water

Contact the State Environmental Health Office

2 Peachtree Street, NW 13th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-657-6534
Fax: 404-657-6516

After Hours Public Health Emergencies
1-866-PUB-HLTH (782-4584)

County and District Environmental Health Offices
Environmental Contacts in Georgia 
GA Environmental Health Brochure





Page last updated 01/19/16