The Department promotes healthy living and environmental sustainability within the Local Government. The department inspects water factories to maintain clean environment and produce wholesome water for human consumption in order to prevent outbreak of water borne diseases, gives health education for their staffers and subject them to medical examination, regular washing of their storex tanks, use of personal protective equipment and water analysis.
The Department plays active role in ensuring roles in:
1. Environmental Sanitation
2. Community Mobilization and Hygiene education
3. House to House Inspection of Residential Premises