Welcome to the County of Santa Barbara Environmental Health Services

The Santa Barbara County Environmental Health Services (EHS) is dedicated to protecting the health and well-being of its community through the various programs that we provide.

To report the release of a hazardous material or waste, register a complaint, or report an environmental concern click here


Business hours are: Mon-Fri 8:00-4:30pm. We are closed for lunch from 12-1pm.
During business operation hours, EHS is observing COVID-19 health precautions by conducting business via Drop-box, Mail (US, Fed-Ex, etc.) Email, and Telephone. Our front counters are closed to the public.
For questions during business operation hours: Please call the Santa Barbara office at 805-681-4900 Ext 3, or the Santa Maria office at 805-346-8460 Ext. 3. 

EHS Programs and Services

Panel- Forms

Forms / Publications

  • Forms
  • Policies
  • Contacts
  • Public Records Review Request