Air quality - latest reports

An pdf icon review of air quality in Spelthorne [6Mb] over the last year (2014) has been prepared for residents of the Borough and is available to download. The latest reports below are prepared by the Council for submission to Government's Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) under its Local Air Quality Management duties.

Annual Status Report

The pdf icon Annual Status Report [3Mb] is a new report which replaces the cycle of annual Progress Reports and Updating and Screening Reports every third year. This reports on results for 2015 (being the report to be published in 2016).

Latest updating and screening report - 2015

The pdf icon Updating and Screening Assessment [5Mb] report looks at new monitoring data available since the previous report of this type in 2012, new industrial premises, new roads or traffic flows, and changes to aircraft movements. It reviews local monitoring results up to and including 2014. This report has been approved by Defra.

Latest progress report - 2014

The pdf icon progress report [5Mb] looks at new and changed sources of air pollution to identify those that may cause levels of pollution to exceed government standards. It reviews local monitoring results up to and including 2013. This report has been approved by Defra.

Latest action plan

A new pdf icon action plan [2Mb] is being prepared and will be published later in 2015. The current action plan was prepared in 2005. An updated table of action planning measures and progress against them is available in Chapter 9 of the latest Progress Report.