Environmental Health must consider a number of factors in determining whether the location of a development is appropriate. We must have regard to a wide range of issues such as:
By contributing to the planning process we help prevent or mitigate potential impacts on a development and on the other land uses near to it. We aim to ensure that people live and work in safe and healthy environments.
Each planning application is considered individually and on its own merits. The documents on this page provides advice and guidance to developers on the approach we will take when considering their planning application.
For contaminated land searches, please see the contaminated land page.