Environmental Health

Environmental Service Code Revision Notice
The Coconino County Board of Supervisors adopted Ordinance 2019-16, repealing the Environmental Services Code and adopting the Unified Health Code as proposed by the Coconino County Health and Human Services Environmental Health Program on December 10, 2019.

Enforcement of the Unified Health Code begins on Tuesday, March 10.

Please see the list of the changes and/or additions to each section of the previous Environmental Services Code.

Contact us at (928) 679-8760 or email if you have any questions regarding the code changes.

Click here to see a copy of the  Unified Health Code adopted December 10, 2019.

Please note, the food code will not be addressed until a final draft is adopted at the State level.  This adoption by the State of Arizona is anticipated to occur sometime in late 2020.  CCHHS will notify businesses potentially affected by changes to the food code at a later date.

Environmental Health Services & Responsibilities

CCHHS Environmental Health provides services to prevent food-borne, water-borne and communicable diseases. Through education and regulatory enforcement of Public Health Statutes, rules, codes, and surveys are performed on:
  • Body art facilities
  • Campgrounds & trailer parks
  • Diseases of animals that can be transmitted to humans are monitored
  • Food establishments
  • Food Manager Certification & Food Handler booklets are provided on a regular basis
  • Provide plan review for all licensed businesses
  • Public accommodations
  • Public announcements are released through the media as necessary to protect public health
  • Public health nuisance complaints
  • Public & semi-public bathing places
  • School grounds

Food Manager Testing Dates, Cost & Locations

The CCHHS Food Managers' Certification Test is offered at both the Flagstaff and Northern Region Office. The cost is $55 and must be paid at the testing location. Payment is required in order to preregister. Food Manager Certificates are valid for three years.
  • Flagstaff Office - Testing is offered on limited Thursday at 9 AM in the Ponderosa Room, 2625 N. King Street, Flagstaff. Preregistration is required and must be completed in person. Payment is made at time of preregistration. Call (928) 679-8760 for information.
  • Page Office (Northern Region Office)- For registration and additional information contact Shirley DeJolie at (928) 645-9400 or Leanard Breaux at (928) 645-3082. Testing is held once a month on a Tuesday from 1 PM to 3 PM Mountain Standard Time (MST).

Fee Change Notice

Effective 06/23/2019 the following fees will apply for each transaction:

  • Credit card transactions - 2.35% or Minimum $1.95
  • Debit card transactions - 1% or Minimum $1.95
  • No fee will be charged for Cash and Check purchases.