How to Contact Us

Please see below for who to contact in Public Health England, depending on the nature of your enquiry.

Health protection services

An acute response team is available during normal working hours in PHE's Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire (AGW) Centre office in Bristol and in the Devon, Cornwall and Somerset (DCS) Centre office in Exeter. The contact telephone numbers just below changed on 1 August 2014.

AGW Centre: 0300 303 8162 or
DCS Centre: 0344 225 3557 or

An on-call service is provided out of hours for urgent matters. The team responds quickly to email enquiries. Urgent issues must be telephoned through. Please use the contact details provided above.

PHE general enquiries and headquarters

Public information access office
Public Health England
Wellington House
133-155 Waterloo Road
London
SE1 8UG

Email:

Main switchboard: 020 7654 8000

Health advice for members of the public: 0845 4647 (NHS Direct)

Urgent enquiries should be made by phone. We are unable to provide clinical advice to members of the public. Please contact your GP or NHS Direct or visit www.nhs.uk.

Press office

National press enquiries:

Corporate and health and wellbeing press office: 020 7654 8400

Infectious diseases press office: 020 8327 7901

Chemicals, radiation and environmental hazards press office: 01235 825405/406

Out of hours: 020 8200 4400

South of England press enquiries

Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire: 0117 9689 162 or 0117 9689 161

Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Dorset: 01403 229 074 or 01403 229 075

Devon, Cornwall and Somerset: 0117 9689 162 or 0117 9689 161

Sussex, Surrey and Kent: 01403 229 074 or 01403 229 075

Thames Valley: 01403 229 074 or 01403 229 075

Public Health England Knowledge and Intelligence Team (South West)
Bristol Office

Public Health England Cancer Registration Team (South West)
West Dean Office

Public Health England National Drug Treatment Monitoring System (South West)
Bristol Office

Public Health England Breast & Bowel Screening Quality Assurance Reference Centre (South West)
Bristol Office

Public Health England Cervical Cancer Screening Quality Assurance Reference Centre (South West)
Bristol Office

All email addresses for Public Health England staff from 1 April 2013 will be firstname.lastname@phe.gov.uk

All old firstname.lastname@swpho.nhs.uk email addresses will be forwarded for a fixed period of time.

To send a genetic request to the Cancer Registration team in our West Dean office, please visit the genetic request page

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