Health Department

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The Provincetown Health Department, as agents of the Provincetown Board of Health, performs many important functions relative to the protection of public health, the promotion of sanitary living conditions, and the protection of the environment from damage and pollution.

The scope of the Provincetown Health Department's work includes:

How do I file a complaint with the Health Department?

If you have a concern or complaint for the Health Department to investigate, you may file the complaint online or call (508) 487-7020.