Environmental Health

The Environmental Health Division protects public health by preventing the transmission of disease through food, water, and sewage, and works closely with other agencies to protect the environment.  Please select a link below to learn more about environmental health topics.



Executive Order 72 and Order of Public Health Emergency Nine

To file an online complaint regarding Executive Order 63 (Face Covering Violations) and Executive Order 67 (Phase 3 Easing of restrictions) please see the links below:

https://redcap.vdh.virginia.gov/redcap/surveys/?s=Y4P9H7DTWA or online complaint portal.

Executive Order 67 and Order of Public Health Emergency Seven is available here.

Sector-specific guidelines for Phase Three can be found here. View this document in Spanish here.

Visit virginia.gov/coronavirus/forwardvirginia for more information and answers to frequently asked questions.

If you should have any questions about compliance, please contact the Prince William Health District Environmental Health division at 703-792-6310

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Phase 2 can be found here 2 FAQ page

Executive Order 63:  Requirement to Wear Face Coverings While Inside Buildings

We Are COVID Conscious:  Face Mask or Covering is Required Upon Entry

Please Wear a Face Covering English

Please Wear a Face Covering Spanish

Forward Virginia: Phase One: Frequently Asked Questions

 Executive Order 61

The Business Sector webpage is now live!

Consumer Services (Food and General Environmental Services)

Animal Bites and Rabies

Day Care Facilities

Hotels, Motels, Bed and Breakfasts and Campgrounds

Landlord Tenant Act

Massage Establishments and Therapists


Restaurant and Food Services

Swimming Pools and Spas

VA Food Regulations

Forms and Documents

Application for Food Establishment Permit Restaurant Application
Temporary Food Permit Applications and Requirements (with Spanish translation) Temporary Food Application
Prince William County Code – Itinerant Vendors License Regulations Prince William County Code
Guidance for Food Establishments Following a Power Outage/Flood Guidance for Food Establishments
Resources for Foodservice Certification Resources for Foodservice Certification
IMPORTANT NEW Food Protection Manager Certification REQUIREMENT
Mobile Units/Food Trucks Mobile Unit Requirements
Plan Review Plan Review Information

On-Site Sewage and Water Services

Water and Wells

Sewage and Septic