Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For Professionals

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.

Professional Boards


Environmental Health
Environmental Health Practitioners deal with elements of safety, health and the suitability of various environments. These include, among others, industrial/housing developments, waste management, water services, pest control, food and transport safety, tourism and leisure, pollution control, as well as general research and development elements.

The following professions are registered under the auspices of the Professional Board for Environmental Health Practitioners, namely:
  • Environmental Health Practitioners
  • Student Environmental Health Practitioners
  • Food Inspectors
  • Environmental Health Assistants