Inspection Services section of GVPH Environmental Health is responsible for plan review, permitting and/or inspections of facilities regulated in State rules, which include, but are not limited to:

  • Food services, including restaurants, caterers, commissaries, food stands, school lunchrooms, mobile food vendors, hot dog vendors, meat markets and special events selling food to the public
  • Other establishments under regulation include day cares, hospitals, rest/nursing homes, schools, local confinement facilities, and residential care homes, hotels, motels, bed and breakfast homes/inns, and tattoo artists
  • Complaints investigations are conducted for regulated establishments.
  • Environmental Health follows the due care provisions for the removal and reinternment of graves in Chapter 65 – 106 of the North Carolina General Statues.