How to access inspection results
We are committed to transparency in our reporting practices and comply with the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) and the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA).
We routinely provide:
- Via Check Before You Go! inspection results for:
- food premises
- personal services settings such as hair and nail salons, barber and tattoo shops, premises that pierce individuals and aesthetic studios
- public pools, spas, and splash pads
- public beaches
- small drinking water systems
- licensed child care settings
- recreational camps
- enforcement-related activities such as convictions and orders for food premises, personal services settings, public pools and spas, public beaches, small drinking water systems, and tobacco and electronic cigarette vendors
- a list and map of waterways confirmed to have blue-green algae
- reports of premises where an infection prevention and control lapse was identified
We proactively disclose this information online by posting to our website, as well as social media accounts, and/or by issuing media releases.
Important details about inspection results
- The results describe what the public health inspector observed on the date of inspection.
- The information does not guarantee the conditions of a premises at all times.
- Although we make every effort to keep the inspection results posted on the disclosure site up-to-date, we do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or currency of the information at all times.
- Most of the information is also available in French. However, inspection results are available only in English.
- If we have not listed a food premises, public pool or spa, personal services setting, licensed child care setting, or recreational camp, contact us to let us know.
- We do not endorse premises, or their products or services.
How long is the information posted online for?
Convictions: conviction related information is posted online as soon as possible following confirmation of the conviction and for a period of 12 months from the date on which the conviction was rendered.
Orders: orders are posted online as soon as possible following the issuance of the order and for a period of 12 months from the date on which the order was rescinded or revoked.
Routine inspection reports: required inspection and follow-up inspection reports are posted online as soon as possible following the inspection and for a period of 24 months from the date of the inspection.
Requesting other routine inspection results
Inspection information on other public premises routinely inspected by the Public Health Sudbury & Districts can be requested by contacting 705.522.9200, ext. 464 (toll-free 1.866.522.9200).
Requesting results of non-routine investigations
Requests for information related to non-routine investigations (including mould, outbreak, and animal bite investigations) are considered on an individual basis in accordance with privacy legislation and Public Health Sudbury & Districts policy. Please contact 705.522.9200, ext. 464 (toll-free 1.866.522.9200) for additional information.
This item was last modified on February 22, 2019