Environmental health - Public Health


Environmental Health is committed to reducing the amount of disease in Northern Territory communities caused by physical, chemical, biological and radiological factors in the environment.

Environmental Health sits within the broader area of public health. The Public Health Unit in Top End Health Service and Central Australia Health Service is involved in the assessment, correction, control, and prevention of environmental factors adversely affecting human health.

Environmental Health comprises a number of discrete services including:


The Environmental Health can be contacted at envirohealth@nt.gov.au or on the details below.

Darwin2nd Floor, Casuarina Plaza
258 Trower Road
Casuarina NT 0810

PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811

(08) 8922 7377(08) 8922 7036 

Ground Floor, O'Keefe House
Katherine Hospital
Katherine NT 0850

PMB 73
Katherine NT 0852
(08) 8973 9061 or (08) 8973 9062(08) 8973 9063 
BarklyLevel 1, Matt Glynn Building
172 Paterson Street
Tennant Creek NT 0860
PO Box 346
Tennant Creek NT 0861
(08) 8962 4302(08) 8962 4420
Central AustraliaPeter Sitzler Building
67 Stuart Highway
Alice Springs NT 0870
PO Box 721
Alice Springs NT 0871
(08) 8955 6122(08) 8952 5927

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Last updated: 28 September 2016

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