Environmental Health Services

The mission of the OEHS is to protect public health by preventing the transmission of disease through food, milk, shellfish, water and sewage and to work in partnership with other agencies to protect the environment.


Hurricane Florence

Emergency Preparedness & Response Resources

RESTAURANT PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE for Power Outages

RESTAURANT PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE for Flooding

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE for Onsite Sewage Systems and Private Wells

Contact Us

If calling about applications for wells or septic systems or restaurant inspections, contact the Environmental Health division within your local health department.

Environmental Health Services

109 Governor St., 5th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
804-864-7473