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:

Certification and Online Renewals:
* Tanning Facilities
Septic Tank Installers and Pumpers
Portable Sanitation Providers

ZIKA Information

Rules and Related Documents:
Food Service
Wastewater (septic tanks & portable toilets)
Portable Toilets - Requirements Brochure

Inspections (food, pools, hotels/motels)

Certified Lists:
Septic Tank InstallersSeptic Tank Pumpers
Portable Sanitation Pumpers
Soil Classifiers

Environmental Health Programs/Topics:

Chemical Hazards
Emergency Preparedness
Food Service
Healthy Homes and Lead
Health Impact Assessment 
Hotels, Motels, Campgrounds
Indoor Air/Mold
Insects and Diseases
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 07/13/17