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Environmental/Public Health Unit

The following is a summary of our functions:

  • Housing
    • Private sector
    • Public sector
    • Flats
  • Statutory nuisance
    • Drainage
    • Domestic noise
    • Domestic smoke and dust
  • Private water supplies
  • Swimming pools and recreational water
  • Pest control
  • Dog warden service
  • Dangerous buildings and structures
  • Body piercing - acupuncture, tattooing, body piercing, electrolysis
  • Health promotion, education and improvement
  • Miscellaneous services
  • Local Authority functions (it should be noted that Department officers carry out certain environmental functions as authorised officers of the relevant local authority on the Island).

Send an email to the Environment, Safety and Health Directorate. 

Environmental/Public Health Unit and Pest Control Service

The Environmental/Public Health Unit aims to ensure that all Isle of Man residents have access to a decent home and to ensure that the public enjoys an environment free from the risk of disease and nuisance.

Environmental Health Unit


Safety and Health Directorate

Department of Environment Food & Agriculture

Thie Slieau Whallian

Foxdale Road

St. John’s


Telephone:+44 1624 685894

Our Pest Control service exists to ensure that the Isle of Man is kept free from the nuisance of pests and the damage that they can cause.

Further information

Pest Control

Telephone:+44 1624 685894

Email:Send Email

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