Public Health

Public Health Fact Sheets

To the bottom of the page are fact sheets on various public health issues that are relevant to the Burwood area.


What is Asbestos?Asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous material that was used in building products such as cement sheeting, drains and flue pipes, roofing, guttering and flexible building boards etc.

The world is NOT your Ashtray!

Burwood Council wishes to actively encourage people to dispose of cigarette butt litter correctly through the use of street ashbins and personal ashtrays.

Name and Shame - Food Shops

The NSW Food Authority’s ‘name and shame’ website of food law breaches was launched in July of 2008.