Environmental Health

The Anson County Environmental Health Division is part of the Anson County Health Department.


Environmental Health offers the following services:

  • Child Care
  • Food
  • Institutional Sanitation
  • Lead Poisoning Prevention
  • Lodging
  • Onsite Water Protection
  • School Sanitation
  • Tattoos and Swimming Pool Sanitation


Our mission in conjunction with the Division of Public Health is to safeguard life, promote human health and protect the environment through the practice of modern environmental health science, the use of technology, rules, and public education. We are a regulatory body that enforces the North Carolina General Statutes, including:

  • Drinking water
  • Food and lodging
  • On-site wastewater
  • Solid waste
  • Vectors


Job responsibilities require our staff to work in the field the majority of the time. Our office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., each day county offices are open. Voice messages left are returned daily. 


View branch documents about the child care center, public swimming pools, on-site water protection and food/lodging.

Public Health Inspections

The following link will contains information about public health inspections throughout Anson County: 

Public Health Inspections Information