Environmental health

Environmental health online services

Submit an Environmental Health online application here

Make an environmental health enquiry

Make an enquiry about an Environmental Health issue using our online portal

Animal welfare

Animal control provides not only the control of stray dogs, but also many other aspects regarding animal welfare

Breastfeeding friendly in Bassetlaw

We want to encourage businesses and venues in Bassetlaw to provide welcoming environments for breastfeeding mums by signing up to become Breastfeeding Friendly.

Community litter picks

Information about the 'Spring Clean' & 'Autumn Sweep' events held every year


Information about drainage issues, who is responsible for what and what you can do to prevent problems occurring.

Environment crime

Information about environment crime, such as dog fouling, littering and fly tipping

Event planning

Planning a public event? The safety advisory group can assist and advise you on ensuring that the event is as safe as possible

Food safety

Information regarding food safety, advice, health certificates, allergens, rating scheme, food poisoning, and healthier options,

Garden Waste collection service

Information on our garden waste collection service

Health and Safety

Information on Health and Safety inspections, guidance, hygiene accreditation, regulations, assessments, and investigations

Home composting

Information on how to start composting, what you can compost and when it is ready

Information for private tenants and landlords

Regulations and safety information for private tenants and landlords

Keeping poultry in the backyard

Information about keeping a few chickens in a back garden

Licensed establishments

Certain new businesses require an inspection before a licence to trade can be granted

Noise enquiries

Bassetlaw District Council have powers to deal with noise problems from a wide range of sources

Odour from muck spreading

Odour from muck spreading

Pest Advice

Pest Advice

Pollution control

Information about Air Pollution, Water Pollution and Contaminated Land in Bassetlaw

Private water supplies

Information on Private Water Supplies, such as wells, springs and streams

Smoke control

Information about Domestic Smoke Control and Garden Bonfires

Weed control

Information about weeds, whose responsibility they are, and how to control them

Environmental Health Enforcement Policy

The Council's Policy on Environmental Health Enforcement