Coronavirus updates

The Environmental Protection Team are now carrying out inspections and site visits following the most up to date government guidance on social distancing in order to protect the health of businesses, residents and Council staff. 

The team will continue to respond to all enquiries and requests for service by:

Our Environmental Protection Division deals with

Air, soil and water

Noise, smoke, odours


Part of the district is a designated radon affected area by Public Health England. Please see the Radiation page for more information on types of radiation and radon in homes.

Contact us

We aim to provide an initial response within 4 working days and to complete your request in no more than 20 working days (60 days in the case of noise nuisance).

Service standards

Details of our service standards covering the above nuisances can be found in the document Service Standards  Environmental Protection Enforcement Policy (48kb, PDF)