Issue details

Proposed Extension of Air Quality Management Area Boundary

To seek approval for the size and extent of an extension to the Hazelwick air quality management area boundary further to public consultation.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Pound Hill North & Forge Wood; Pound Hill South & Worth; Three Bridges;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/01/2021

Decision due: 10 Mar 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Environmental Services and Sustainability

Contact: Kate Wilson, Head of Community Services Email:

Consultation process

The Council is required to undertake statutory consultation on the declaration of a new AQMA or an extension to an existing AQMA prior to its formal declaration by legal order. Schedule 11 of the Environment Act 1995 lists statutory consultees which includes members of the public and other relevant local groups.

The consultation will be promoted on the council website for a period of 4 weeks (18.01.21 -14.02.21), and the outcome of the consultation will be reported to March Cabinet (10.03.21).