Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or dial 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-8797
E-Mail accesshalton@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/cms/One.aspx?portalId=8310&pageId=9461
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RegionOfHalton
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/halton-region
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RegionofHalton
Primary Contact Julia Bazylevych, Acting Manager, Environmental Health
Site Information
Located In Community North Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Administration Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
 
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Intersection Bronte Rd and QEW
Mailing Address c/o Halton Region Health Department
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Halton Region Health Department ; Healthy Environments & Communicable Diseases ; Public Health
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Dr Daniela Kempkens, Acting Medical Officer of Health
Alternate Executive Matt Ruf, Acting Commissioner, Health
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Environmental Health: 
* investigates environmental health hazard reports and complaints 
* inspects public recreational water facilities, including swimming pools, spas and wading pools, to ensure they meet provincial regulations and protocols 
* conducts inspections and sample monitoring of small drinking water systems 
* responds to reports of adverse drinking water and waterborne illness  
* provides private well water testing  
* monitors bathing beaches for safe swimming conditions 
* reviews land use planning and development proposals as they relate to safe water and health hazards in the environment 
* provides education about the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and Electronic Cigarettes Act 
* enforces the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and Electronic Cigarettes Act at tobacco vendors, enclosed workplaces, enclosed public places, schools, residential care facilities, hospitals, bars and restaurants 
* enforces Halton Region’s 9-metre Smoking By-Law which prohibits smoking within 9 metres of any entrance or exit of regional and municipal buildings 
* investigates and responds to reports of possible human rabies exposures 
* enforces rabies vaccination of cats and dogs 
* inspects seasonal farm worker accomodation 
 
Local beaches, public swimming pools and spas are routinely inspected. The following beaches are monitored to ensure conditions are safe for swimming: 
Oakville: Coronation Park east and west beaches and Bronte Park beach  
Burlington: Beachway Park and Brant Street beach  
Milton: Kelso beach 
Halton Hills: Prospect Park Old beach
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not applicable
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Air Pollution Control ; Animal Regulation ~ Rabies ; Environmental Hazards Evaluation ; Environmental Hazards Information ; Environmental Hazards Reporting ; Public Facility Health Inspection ; Public Health Advisories ; Water Quality Assurance

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