Health and Safety

Children eat healthy food

Council works to enhance community health and wellbeing by managing a range of environmental risks to health.

 Find out more about:

  • Food safety and standards - the Public Health Unit inspects places that sell, store, manufacture, package or transport food for people to eat.
  • Personal Care and Body Art Businesses - the registration of businesses, including hairdressers, beauty salons, tattooing, ear-piercing and colonic irrigation.
  • Prescribed accommodation - registration of accommodation businesses, including bed and breakfasts, motels or boarding houses.
  • Immunisation - information on Council's immunisation services, including this year's immunisation schedule and locations.
  • Infectious disease - information about how Council minimises the incidence or spread of infectious diseases, including Hepatitis and Head Lice.
  • Tobacco - information about tobacco rules and regulations.
  • Community safety - information on Council's plan to improve safety across the municipality, including issues involving drugs, alcohol and crime.
  • Syringe disposal - facilities for the safe disposal of syringes and needles.
  • Public Health Plan - Council has set four priorities to improve the health of the community over the next four years.

Further information:
Council
9205 5555
info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

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