Local government enforcement agencies

Local government enforcement agencies have a significant role in the administration and enforcement of the Public Health Act 2016.

A number of resources are being developed to assist enforcement agencies to prepare for the implementation of the new Act. These include:

Stay tuned

The Department of Health will provide regular updates and resources to enforcement agencies to support preparations for each stage of implementation.

Information will be provided in a number of ways, including:

  • letters
  • emails
  • forums
  • newsletters
  • meetings
  • website 

To ensure you are notified of upcoming events, subscribed to the environmental health electronic email updates (external site)

You are encouraged to refer to this website for the most up to date information and resources on the Act.  


All enquiries should be referred to publichealthact@health.wa.gov.au

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