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AIR QUALITY ALERT for SATURDAY, JUNE 22:  A code orange for ozone has been issued.  Click here for more information.

Public Notice of 2024 Annual Ambient Air Monitoring Plan until June 28, 2024. Click here.

COVID-19 Info for Environmental Health Services

The Jefferson County Department of Environmental Health would like to thank its patrons for being patient during this trying time in public health. We are continuing to serve our patrons by conducting contactless permit renewal payments by online methods (where applicable). We will also be accepting payments for new and renewal permits by check or money order to:

Jefferson County Department of Health
Attn: Environmental Health
P.O. Box 2648
Birmingham, AL 35202-2648

or at the drop box located at:

Jefferson County Department of Health
1400 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

In addition to these methods to serve our customers, starting October 8th we will re-open in person visits for the following services:

  • Onsite Sewage Disposal (new applications, repairs and subdivisions)
  • Swimming Pool applications
  • Body Art permits (facilities and artists)
  • Community Sanitation (rabies exposures)
  • Food and Lodging Permits (new, renewals, and change of ownership)
  • Food and Lodging Submission of plans
  • Childcare centers (new, renewals, and change of ownership)

General community complaints can be submitted by phone to (205) 930-1230 or email to Food complaints can be phoned in to (205) 930-1260. No in person complaints will be handled at this time.

All issues regarding Air emissions, Title V payments, Synthetic minor or air pollution source payments, tanning bed fees, radiological fees, or general air pollution issues or complaints should call (205) 930-1276 for more information.

Central Health Center
(Guy M. Tate)

1400 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 588-5234

(205) 933-9110
Eastern Health Center
601 West Blvd Roebuck
Birmingham, AL 35206
Programs and Clinics
(205) 588-5234
Western Health Center
631 Bessemer Super Hwy
Midfield, AL 35228
Programs and Clinics
(205) 588-5234
Hours of Operation:
All Centers are open 7:45am to 4:30pm. Phone lines for clinic appointments open at 7:00am Monday through Friday.

If this is a Medical Emergency call 911.
If you are a patient and need to reach your health care team after business hours for non-life threatening conditions, call (205) 588-5234. For Medical Emergencies dial 911.

Nondiscrimination Compliance Office
(205) 930-1585
Notice of Nondiscrimination [ English ]  [ Español ]
Nondiscrimination Policy

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