Online Complaint/Question Intake Form

Please do NOT use this system if:
  • You are reporting an emergency -- dial 911 immediately
  • You are concerned about Carbon Monoxide (CO) gas or other poisons -- leave the site immediately and dial 911
  • You are reporting a food related illness -- call (716) 858-7697
  • You have no heat -- call (716) 961-6800 Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm; Outside of these hours, call (716) 961-7898
  • You are reporting an animal bite -- call (716) 961-6800 Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm; Outside of these hours, call (716) 961-7898
  • You are a facility operator reporting an incident
  • For other ECDOH matters, please call 716-858-7690
  • This is the website for the ECDOH in Erie County, NY. For Erie County, PA click here.   

COVID-19 Related Complaint Information

To file a complaint in Erie County contact the appropriate agency below. 

  • NY State Travel Advisory: Complete NY State Complaint Form or call 1-833-789-0470 
  • Restaurants and Bars: ECDOH Environmental Health 716-961-6800 or file a complaint online
  • Business (other than restaurants & bars): 
            • NY PAUSE Enforcement Task Force 1-833-789-0470 (file a complaint online
            • Building Inspector and Police in your municipality
            • NY State Department of Labor 1-888-469-7365 (TTY/TTD is 800-662-1220)

Other complaints

Instructions: Please select a topic from the options below, enter the information requested and click on the submit button.  

Frequently Requested



Phone: (716) 858-7690

Fax: (716) 858-8701

Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH)
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

ECDOH Locations