Environmental Health services include Food Safety And Standards, Communicable Disease Control, Health And Safety, Licensing, Commercial Pollution Control, Environmental Monitoring, Port Health, Dog Control, Pest Control And Public Health.
The aims of the Environmental Health division are:
To provide a quality and customer focused regulatory, monitoring and advisory service for businesses and consumers with the objective of ensuring environmental health. In addition to enforcement in accordance with a published enforcement policy, preventative support will be provided to businesses to comply with requirements, and advice on best practice.
To work with other providers where possible, to deliver an integrated approach to service delivery.
In attempting to achieve these aims, our approach will comply with the cabinet office guide on performance management in environmental health and trading standards by applying the enforcement mix – education, intelligence gathering , routine inspections and responding to customer demands.