Useful links in relation to air quality and the planning process:
Low Emission Partnership (LEP) – a group of local authorities (including York) working together to protect public health, and tackle climate change, by reducing road transport emissions.
Low Emission Hub – a central information resource for Low Emission Strategies (LES) interventions and impacts. It includes an extensive searchable database of UK case studies, including a number from York
National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) – The National Planning Policy Framework sets out government’s planning policies for England and how these are expected to be applied.
IAQM Guidance on the assessment of dust from demolition and construction (v1.1) – provides guidance for developers, their consultants and environmental health practitioners on how to undertake a construction impact assessment (including demolition and earthworks).