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Organization: Halton. Halton Region Health Department - Oakville - Halton Regional Centre - Environmental Health  
Phone Numbers: Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll-Free: 1-866-442-5866
TTY: 905-827-9833
Fax: 905-825-8797
Email: accesshalton@halton.ca
Website: www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Environmental-Health
Address:
c/o Halton Region Health Department
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON
L6M 3L1
Intersection: Bronte Rd and QEW
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Hamidah Meghani - Medical Officer of Health
Public Contacts: Nicole Mathews - Manager, Environmental Health
Service Description: Environmental Health:
  • investigates environmental health hazard reports and complaints
  • inspects public recreational water facilities, including swimming pools, spas, splash pads and wading pools, to ensure they meet provincial regulations, protocols and guidelines
  • conducts inspections and sample monitoring of small drinking water systems
  • responds to reports of adverse drinking water and waterborne illness
  • promotes private residents well water testing and maintains water depots
  • monitors public beaches and maintains up-to-date information on public beaches swimming conditions on the website
  • reviews land use planning and development proposals as they relate to safe water and health hazards in the environment
  • provides education about the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017
  • enforces the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017
  • enforces Halton Region's 9-metre Smoking By-Law which prohibits smoking within 9 metres of any entrance or exit of regional and municipal buildings
  • investigates and responds to reports of possible human rabies exposures
  • enforces rabies vaccination of cats and dogs
  • inspects recreational campgrounds and seasonal farm worker accommodations

Fees: None
Application: No application required
Eligibility / Target Population: No restrictions
Languages: English
Area Served:
Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton, North West Mississauga, Oakville, South West Mississauga, Wellington  
See Also: Environmental Health

This information was last completely updated on February 7, 2019

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