Noise, environmental and water polution, and information on other nuisances

Noise pollution

Bothered by noise? Neighbourhood noise, industrial sources and barking dogs.

Contaminated land

Our Contaminated Land Strategy, environmental and home buyers searches.

Air quality

Our Air Quality Monitoring Strategy, Air quality data, cleaner vehicles, bonfires and smoky vehicles.


Light nuisance, smoke, odour and dust problems.


Asbestos in the home and safe disposal of domestic asbestos material.

Environmental permitting

Our environmental permitting of industrial processes program.

Construction information and advice

Control of noise, dust, smoke, and how we can help.

Water pollution

Private water supplies, bathing waters and mains supplies.

Clean Air Act approval

Chimney height approval for boilers and furnaces.