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Air Quality Action Plan 2022-2027

Read our Air Quality Action Plan and annual status reports.
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Air Quality Action Plan 2022-2027

Our Air Quality Action Plan 2022-2027 outlines the steps we will take to improve air quality in our borough. This includes:

  • Expanding our air quality monitoring network, with priority given to schools, care homes, hospitals and lower-income areas
  • Minimising emissions from new developments, through planning and enforcement
  • Introducing more School Streets, Play Streets, electric vehicle charging points and bike hangars
  • Initiatives focused on tackling wood burning

Annual reporting to Defra and the GLA

Our annual status reports for the previous five years can be found below. Copies of older status reports can be requested by emailing environmentalprotection@lewisham.gov.uk.

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Environment protection team