Air quality

Local air quality management

Our commitment to Local Air Quality Management (LAQM) as introduced by the Environment Act 1995, to assess outdoor air quality

Regulated installations

Find out about potentially polluting premises and industrial processes in the district which we actively regulate via Permits

Clean Air Act 1993

Information concerning dark smoke emissions and Chimney Height Approval for large boilers and furnaces in line with the Clean Air Act 1993

Biomass boilers

Biomass boilers are regulated in a variety of ways and require the submission of additional information to make an appropriate assessment

Radon

Information about this naturally occurring form of indoor air pollution and how you can get your property tested

Carbon monoxide

Learn more about the health effects and dangers of carbon monoxide in the home including safety advice