Environmental Health and Safer Places

The Environmental Health & Safer Places Team is concerned with emissions to air or land which may be 'statutory nuisances' or harmful to human health, or otherwise adversely affect air quality or contaminate land.

Environmental Health & Safer Places Team - Planning and Licensing
The Environmental Health & Safer Places Team is consulted on planning applications where there is a potential for pollution to be caused, and licensing of premises where.

Air Pollution and Air Quality
Monitoring air pollution and air quality and regulating Nottingham's Smoke Control Areas and emissions from permitted activities and installations.

Bonfires and Smoke
Information about bonfires, how to complain and the Smoke Control Area that covers Nottingham City.

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Nuisances Caused by Commercial, Industrial or Licensed Premises or Construction Sites

Dust, Fumes and Odours
The Pollution Control Team is responsible for investigating complaints of dust, fumes and odour in its area.

Flooding could be from heavy rain, a burst water pipe, blocked drain, flooded road, rising groundwater or other source.

Land Quality
Nottingham City Council has a responsibility to ensure that the land within its boundaries is "suitable for use".

Light pollution
Light pollution is unwanted light that may come from a variety of artificial sources including street lights and neon signs.

Noise Pollution
Excessive and unreasonable noise can make someone's life a misery.

Radiation takes many forms and occurs naturally in the environment.

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