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Public Health Mandatory and Enforcement Services

To protect health, promote healthy behaviours and prevent the incidence and spread of diseases, Region of Waterloo Public Health conducts regular inspections of premises, provides public education, awareness, training, investigation, enforcement and monitoring of various environmental factors.

Following is a list of mandatory and enforcement services applicable to schools...

Immunization of School Pupils Act

The Immunization of School Pupils Act requires that Public Health maintain the immunization records of all students in Waterloo Region. Our Vaccine Preventable Diseases Program needs to keep the immunization records of ALL students in all grades at private, public and catholic schools.

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Infection Control and Reportable Diseases

Here you will find information about prevention and management of infectious diseases in schools.

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Inspections

Public Health conducts inspections of school cafeterias, recreational water facilities, and beauty and body art services. Here you will find information about why we do inspections, what happens during an inspection, and what happens if an infraction is found.

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Tobacco Enforcement

Here you will find information about how Public Health supports the implementation and enforcement of the Smoke Free Ontario Act, how you can connect with a Tobacco Enforcement Officer to make requests for information or file a complaint, about inspections in secondary schools and inspections of tobacco vendors.

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