Health Department

Lautoka City Council - Health & Environmental Services

Our objective is to work in collaboration with the community to protect the environment, provide healthy and safe lifestyle to all.

The functions of the department is outlined as follows.

Legislation

Enforcement of Public Health Act Cap 111, Food Safety Act 2003, Local Government Act Cap 125, National Building Code of Fiji, Environment Management Act 2005, Litter Promulgation.

By- Laws & Regulations

Open Fire By-Laws, Animal, Garbage, Hawkers, Hairdressers, Sewerage etc.

* Health Promotion and Awareness Programs on all Health & Environment related       activities​

* Public conveniences upkeep, cleanliness and hygiene

* Inspection of public places such as roads, parks, gardens, footpath, waterways, residential lots, commercial, industrial etc.

* Regular maintenance, management and supervision of the Vunato Disposal Site, adhering to best disposal practices keeping in mind the Environment and user friendly concept

* Monitoring of the environmental and health impacts at the Market and Bus Terminal

* Vector/Rodent Control - Mosquito surveillance and preventative measures

* Dog & Animal Control - assist Ministry of Primary Industries in controlling the population of dogs/animals in the city and enforce Animal By-Laws

* Collection of Garbage and provision of proper garbage pans for easy collection by contractors

Waste Minimisation & Recycling Promotion Project

- Separate Collection of Recyclables

- Home Composting

- Market Composting

- Green Waste Collection & Chipping

- Clean School Programs

- Upgrade of Vunato Disposal Site

Staff in Department

Gyneshwar Rao

Rouhit Karan Singh

Shalen Prem Singh

Wally Atalifo

Mithun Prasad

Ronika Mishra

Luisa Kumkee

-  Director Health Services

-  Manager Health Services

-  Senior Health Inspector

-  Health Inspector

-  Health Inspector

-  Health Inspector

-  Secretary

-  9908553

-  9908485

 

Forms & Documents