Environmental Health

About Us

The Environmental Health Department protects the citizens of the Hampton-Peninsula Health District with a wide range of services, including: inspection of all food establishments, hotels, motels, tattoo parlors, and body piercing salons, public swimming pools and campgrounds; investigation of animal bites and childhood lead poisoning; beach water sampling and monitoring; processing of permit applications for onsite water supply and sewage disposal systems; investigation of complaints involving restaurants, hotels, swimming pools and septic systems; and advice on solid waste, insect, and rodent problems.  State fees are charged for food, well, and septic permits.  This division also presents a variety of health education programs for civic groups, clubs, schools, etc.


Fee Schedule

Onsite Sewage and Well Application Fees Effective July 1, 2010

Food & General Environmental Health Fees Effective July 1, 2011

Find us at:

Hampton LaSalle Center

1320 LaSalle Ave
Hampton, VA 23669
Phone: (757) 727-2574
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

Peninsula Health Center

416 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601
Phone: (757) 594-7340
Fax: (757) 594-7223
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

Williamsburg Health Department

4095 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188
Phone: (757) 253 – 4813
Fax: (757) 253 – 4285
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday