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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote, and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, and community efforts.

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Environmental Public Health

Environmental Health

  •  (850) 653-2111, ext. 6018


    (850) 653-9896

    Mailing Address

    Florida Department of Health Franklin County 

    139 12th Street 

    Apalachicola, Florida 32320 

The Florida Department of Health in Franklin County is dedicated to safeguarding and assuring a healthy community.

We provide permitting, inspections, and surveillance services.

For more information, forms & applications relating to any of the above please visit:

Other Useful Links:

This is the main site to all Environmental Public Health programs:

For information regarding red tide, algal blooms, and other aquatic toxins:

To report dead birds to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission:

To learn about Food Manager Certification for DOH regulated facilities only:

Use this link to find information pertaining septic system: