Public Health

Public health and safety is a matter for all of us. The risks of disease and even death caused by unsanitary conditions, poor hygiene and inadequate maintenance have a direct impact on the business and general community as well as longer term social and financial costs.

Public Health Services

Asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous silicate mineral. It becomes a health risk when asbestos fibres are released into the air and breathed in.
Food Safety
Council employs staff who specialise in environmental health activities to carry out a broad range of inspections from an educational and enforcement perspective. The primary aim of these inspections is to ensure that food sold is safe to consume.
Health, Home and Community Care
Residents of Blayney Shire have convenient access to a full range of comprehensive health & community services, including medical centres, hospital, disability and numerous allied health services.
On Site Sewerage
Council has an ongoing inspection program for the many thousands of on-site sewerage systems under which each system will be assessed and advice given to ensure systems are working satisfactorily.
Pollution and Open Burning
Pollution is the release of harmful substances into our surroundings, which impacts on the health of the natural environment. As well as affecting our environment, pollution can also impact on our health and wellbeing.
Rain Water Tanks
Installing a rainwater tank will save you water and money. A rainwater tank provides you with the following benefits
Last modified: 13 Feb 2018

Blayney Shire Council

91 Adelaide Street, Blayney NSW 2799
PO Box 62, Blayney NSW 2799
Telephone: (02) 6368 2104
Facsimilie: (02) 6368 3290

Council opening hours:
Monday to Friday
9.00am - 4.30pm

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