*NEW: Effective July 1, 2021*
All persons, firms, or corporations with the intent of demolishing or clearing a site must inspect the premises of rodents and eradicate the rodents before the project begins. A “Notice for Demolition or Land Clearing Abatement Inspection” should be filled and submitted to the Department of Health.
Refer to memorandum for full details.
VECTOR CONTROL BRANCH
The Vector Control Branch (VCB) is a statewide regulatory program, mandated by law, with a large and diverse area of responsibility. The VCB safeguards public health by ensuring suppression; abatement; containment; and, eradication of disease outbreaks; alien immigrant insect vectors; and, zoonotic diseases.
Protect human health, the environment, and the quality of life for the residents and visitors of Hawaii through prevention; public outreach and education; and, control of vector organisms and their diseases.