*We will be contacting those who have registered on the Vaccine Sign Up form or called the 211/United Way COVID Information line (below) with appointment scheduling information each week, starting with those who registered earliest and based on the number of vaccine doses available.


The estimated time frame for completing vaccination of the current phase: MAY TO JULY 2021


Sign up to receive information about when you can schedule a vaccination appointment.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Sign-Up Form Pre-registration. Vaccine sign up here!

    • Our registration survey is currently not available as we are adding enhancements to make it more user-friendly and add the most current eligibility requirements. The survey will be back online later today. Thank you for your patience. 
  • Seniors can call the 211/United Way COVID Information line at 231-715-5557 to register for the COVID-19 vaccine.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Dashboard


*Weekly COVID-19 Update Emails- sent out on Wednesdays



Volunteer Registration Information


COVID-19 Inquiry/Question Form

or email questions to hotline@bldhd.org


Noncompliance Reporting/Complaint Form



Job Posting:

Account Clerk 1

If you are interested, please email a cover letter and resume to dputney@bldhd.org by March 15, 2021.

Environmental Health:  

Information regarding available services, applications, and downloadable versions of the sanitary code can be found on our Environmental Health page.  Any questions related to the resumption of services, the implemented social distancing restrictions, and fees should be directed to our county branch office.

Personal Health: 

The Personal Health Division of the Health Department will be open for appointment ONLY visits. This includes programs like WIC, IMMS, and Family Planning. Please call 231-882-4409 for more information. Visitors to the Benzonia office only will go through a health screen before entry into the building.  If an individual presents a fever or other symptoms, they will be directed back to their vehicle and a nurse will tend to them in their car.  

Increase in Environmental Health Fees: 

Effective November 1, 2020, the fees for environmental health services such as permits, evaluations, licenses, surveys, etc. will increase.  A detailed fee schedule can be seen by clicking on the link below:

Environmental Health Fees Effective Nov 1, 2020.


The mission of the Benzie-Leelanau District Health Department is to prevent disease, prolong life, and promote public health through:

  • Prevention and control of environmental health hazards
  • Prevention and control of diseases
  • Prevention and control of health problems of particularly vulnerable populations
  • Development of health care facilities and health services delivery systems
  • Regulation of health care facilities and health services systems to the extent provided by law