Services provided by the Council's Environmental Health Officer include the registration and licensing of: food premises, hairdressers, offensive trades, camping grounds, funeral homes.
Advice on establishing a new business and legislative requirements associated with registration and licensing is available from an Environmental Health Officer.
Other services include:
- investigation of complaints about health nuisances
- advice on water supplies and water testing
- administration and enforcement of Council bylaws
Environmental Health Officer
Phone: (03) 440 0658
What a camping ground needs to comply with the Camping Ground Regulations 1985.
Drinking Water Testing
Food business operators whose water comes from a private supply need to have their water tested at least annually.
Food Business Operators
Food premises must comply with the Food Act 2014. Find out what's involved.
Compliance requirements for the Health (Burial) Regulations (1946).
Compliance Requirements for the Health (Hairdressing) Regulations 1980.
What is a 'nuisance' under the Health Act 1956 and what you can do if you have a concen.
Council provides a 24 hours, seven days a week noise control service.
Is your business on the list of trades needing to be registered with Council as an Offensive Trade?
Stalls, alfresco dining, sandwich boards and amusement devices need public licensing.