Additional Information

Animal Bites and Vectors

Rabies and disease prevention through investigation of animal bites or other conditions that could lead to disease transmission from animals to humans

Telephone: 1-831-636-4320 @ Animal Control West end of South Street

The County contracts with the City of Hollister to provide services to the unincorporated area of the County.

Consumer Protection

Prevention of foodborne illness through inspection of retail food facilities, including Temporary Food Facilities for compliance with safe food handling procedures.

Tattoo Program

Prevention of the transmission of diseases at facilities providing body piercings or tattoo services through registration of these facilities.
Registration Form: To Engage in the Business of Tattooing, Body Piercing, or Permanent Cosmetics

Pool and Spas

Prevention of disease transmission and accidents through permits for construction and operation and routine inspection of public swimming pools and spas.
Plan Check – Swimming Pools/Spas – Special Purpose Pools/Other
Swimming Pools/Spas – Annual Operating Permit Application


Environmental Health

351 Tres Pinos Rd. -C1
Hollister, CA 95023

(831) 636-4035

Fax (831) 636-4037

Public Health Division

439 Fourth St Hollister, CA 95023

(831) 637-5367

Fax (831) 637-9073

TDD/TTY (831) 636-0385

Toll-free (800) 756-0385


Mon-Fri 8 AM– 5 PM

Deputy Director

Lynn Mello
Director of Nursing
Public Health Administrator

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