Environmental Health

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Mission

Provide primary prevention through a combination of surveillance, education, enforcement, and assessment programs designed to identify and abate the environmental conditions that adversely impact human health. Monitor and ensure compliance with the various Local and State Environmental Health programs including: Food Service, Land Use (On-Site Sewage), Tourist Accommodations, Public Swimming Pools/Spas, Rabies and Tattoo Facilities.

Inspectors

Inspector's office hours are generally from 8:30 am - 10:00 am . It is best to call our office at 706-367-3643 or email us at jackson.eh@dph.ga.gov if you need to meet with an inspector.

Office Administration General Information & Septic Drawing Requests
Our office is generally open Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. We are closed periodically for holidays and staff training. Please call 706-367-3643 before visiting our office to ensure we are open. You may email our office at anytime at jackson.eh@dph.ga.gov .

Provided Services:

  • On-Site Wasterwater Management (Septic Systems)
  • Food Service
  • Public Swimming Pools
  • Tattoos and Body Art
  • Tourist Accomodations
  • Rabies Reporting
  • Well Water Bacterial Testing
  • Other Environmental Health Services
Additional Links:

For additional information on the state rules and regulations and the Environmental Health program please go to: