Geometric pattern of mountains

The primary goal of Environmental Health Officers (EHOs) is to ensure food premises maintain a high standard of food safety and sanitation, as well as to protect the health of the public. EHOs facilitate the process of issuing permits and granting health approvals required for operating food premises. This includes reviewing documentation, conducting assessments, and ensuring compliance with health regulations.

How to access

  • By email

    Submit a complaint, question or request for information using our contact form. An environmental health officer or licensing officer will respond to you within a few business days.

  • By phone

    Contact our office by phone at (604) 233-3147 to submit complaints, request information and learn more about our services.

Hours of operation

Currently closed
  • Monday:   8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday:   8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday:   8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Thursday:   8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Friday:   8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday:   Closed
  • Sunday:   Closed

Parking & Transportation

Parking Access to the Parkade driveway only available when driving East on Granville Avenue

Pay parking is available on 1st two levels of the parkade – Pay machine on 1st level

$6.25 for 4 hours – accepts coins or credit cards.

Richmond Place – 8100 Granville Avenue

VCH Public Health works to improve the health and well-being of residents by preventing disease, promoting health, and prolonging life among the population as a whole.

Food Service Permits & Health Approvals

The primary goal of Environmental Health Officers (EHOs) is to ensure food premises maintain a high standard of food safety and sanitation, as well as to protect the health of the public. EHOs facilitate the process of issuing permits and granting health approvals required for operating food premises. This includes reviewing documentation, conducting assessments, and ensuring compliance with health regulations.