Environmental Health

Environmental Health covers an extremely wide field. The Shire of Carnarvon's Environmental Health section is responsible for the assessment and management of risks to public health, safety and well-being. The aim is to create and maintain promote good public health within the community.

To discuss an Environmental health issue please contact the Shire of Carnarvon at (08) 9941 0000 or alternatively please email health@carnarvon.wa.gov.au

The basis of public health includes:

  • improvements in sanitation
  • drinking water quality
  • food safety
  • disease control
  • housing conditions