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Public health

The Public and Environmental Health Team deals with a variety of matters in our natural and developed environment that can affect the health and wellbeing of the community, ensuring that activities are undertaken in accordance with current legislation and guidelines to minimise any harmful effects which may occur.

Skin penetration

Skin penetration

The Public Health Regulation 2012 requires operators of skin penetration procedures to be registered with Council.



There are legal and safety requirements for the management of asbestos and it is important that these are followed.

Smoke-free legislation

Smoke-free legislation

Smoking laws were changed in 2012 making it illegal to smoke in some outdoor spaces and all enclosed public places.

Keeping roosters and chickens

Keeping of roosters and chickens

The keeping of roosters and chickens has many benefits, however, it can sometimes cause issues for neighbouring properties.

Noise complaints

Noise pollution can have a negative impact on the quality of life and may affect the enjoyment of your neighbourhood.

Air quality

Good air quality is important for the health and wellbeing of residents and visitors to Eurobodalla Shire.

Public pools and spas

Many businesses in Eurobodalla operate public swimming pools which must be operated in accordance with current legislation.

Overgrown properties

As a property owner, you have a responsibility to maintain your property in a safe and healthy condition.