E N V I R O N M E N T A L    H E A L T H 

Our Department is responsible for programs focused on environmental protection and public health in Nevada County. These programs regulate food preparation in restaurants, installation of wells and septic systems, handling hazardous materials and other topics related to consumer protection.

Public Closure - Nevada County Environmental Health Dept            March 19, 2020

Environmental Health encourages online submittals during the public closure.  Land Use submittals can be made by  clicking on the  "Applying for Permits" icon at the bottom of this page.  All other submittals involving Consumer Protection and Hazardous Materials can be emailed to env.health@co.nevada.ca.us

Although our office is closed to the public, Environmental Health plans to provide the best customer service possible.  Staff will be available via email or phone (530)265-1222 X: 3, please contact us with any questions or concerns.  Appointments are available, please call or email to schedule.

      Pay Fees

Pay Your CDA Fees

Apply for Permits 

Go to online citizen access program.

Food Plan Checks

Permit Application Forms


Frequently Asked Questions Link

  Food Booths

Community Events and Temporary Foods Page

Sewage Disposal

Sewage Disposal Page


California Environmental Reporting System (CERS) Page

Report a Problem

Report a Problem

Virtual Check-In

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