Health Requirements & Inspections

Group Home, Lodging Home and Funeral Home Inspections

Public Health Services inspects:

  • group homes by request
  • funeral homes by request
  • lodging homes every year

We check these homes for sanitation, hygiene and health hazards.

How to book an inspection

Call 905-546-2489 to book an inspection for group homes or funeral homes.  We must receive inspection fees before we do the inspection.

Inspection fees

The cost for an inspection is as follows:

  • Group homes $42.85; payable by cheque.
  • Funeral homes $74.45; payable by cheque
  • Lodging homes inspection fee is included with the licence fee

All cheques need to be payable to the City of Hamilton. Include the name and address of the home you want inspected with the cheque. Mail or drop off your cheques at:

Public Health Services
Vector Borne Disease Program
Robert Thomson Building
110 King Street West, 2nd Floor
Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4S6