This document sets out guidance to help implement policies set out in the adopted development plan. In particular, it sets out detailed requirements and guidelines against which planning applications will be judged, as part of an assessment of wider planning considerations in relation to a site.
Details about what you can recycle in your green box, how it's collected plus information about missed collections and replacement boxes.
Please do not dispose of Japanese knotweed with normal household waste, in your green bin or at any Household Waste Recycling Centre.
The Pollution Control Section currently oversees seven closed sites with respect to gas and leachate control. Landfill gas is actively controlled at three of these.
Developing on brownfield sites (previously used land) is a key priority of the government’s regeneration policy.
Suggestions on how to help reduce air pollution
Causes of contamination
The quality of the air we breathe is affected by many factors.
Why should you care?