Useful links in relation to air quality and the planning process:
City of York Council Low Emission Planning Guidance v1.2 (July 2019) – guidance to assist developers improve air quality and lower transport emissions in line with the aims and objectives of CYC’s Air Quality Action Plan and Low Emission Strategy.
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.
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).