Environmental Health Department

About Us

The Environmental Health Team protects the public’s health by promoting best prevention practices through science, education, guidance and fostering public trust; and enforcement of laws and ordinances. The goal is to create a healthy and well informed public with a balanced integration of human health and environmental protection. This department:

  • Licenses and inspects food service establishments, swimming pools, and spas 
  • Inspects child care, foster homes, and schools 
  • Responds to complaints regarding sanitation and environmental health hazards
  • Oversees Rabies Control activities
  • Approves demolition, septic, and subdivision plans 
  • Provides education to the public on a variety of environmental topics

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Temporary Change in Services

Effective July 6, 2020, our Environmental Health Team will provide services by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call us at 603-589-4530 or email EH@nashuanh.gov. At this time, we encourage residents to mail any payments to 18 Mulberry Street, Nashua, NH 03060.

COVID-19 Food Resources

Update to NH Food Protection Rules - December 2020

Environmental Health 2017 Food Protection Rules Update