Air quality assessment

Local Planning application requirements


An air quality assessment based on current best practice is required for:

i. Major developments
ii. Developments which require substantial earthworks or demolition
iii. Developments which include education and health facilities or open space (including child play space); and
iv. New build developments in areas of substandard air quality (as shown on the proposals map).

Further information can be found on the air quality page and the GLA SPG on Sustainable Design & Construction 'Air Quality' section.

When required

Required for all major applications and applications proposing new residential units in areas of high air pollution as shown on the proposal map.