Public Health

Public Health

The Public Health Team is responsible for dealing with a wide range of services linked to the protection of public health, safety and wellbeing.

The team acts to promote and protect the health, safety and wellbeing of the public through the provision of advice, assistance and regulation in accordance with national and local policy.

Each year the team deals with over 7000 enquires from the public, many in relation to the following: -

  • Statutory Nuisance
  • Defective Drainage
  • Filthy and Verminous Premises
  • High Hedges
  • Burial of the Dead; Scattering of Ashes
  • Exhumations
  • Light Pollution
  • Pest Control Service
  • Dog Control Service
  • Private Sector Housing Enforcement Team
  • Residential Mobile Home Sites

Contact Information:

Phone:   01437 764551


ID: 2388, revised 06/09/2017