Air Quality

Air Quality in Dundee

A summary of air quality in Dundee, air quality legislation, pollutants, our Local Air Quality Management duties, and annual reports on air quality .

Monitoring Air Quality in Dundee

What, where and how we monitor air pollutants, plus historical monitoring data and latest pollutant levels for monitoring sites across Dundee.

Smoke Control Areas and the Clean Air Act

Information regarding our smoke control areas, what appliances and fuels are allowed to be used in these areas, and Clean Air Act requirements for furnace and chimney height approvals.

Air Quality and Land Use Planning

Air  quality  policy  within  the  Dundee  Local  Development  Plan  and  links to Supplementary Guidance and Technical Guidance documents.

How can we help improve our air quality?

Help improve Dundee's air quality by changing the way you travel, dispose of garden waste and heat your home.

Air Quality and Health

Information on the  short and long term effects of air pollution, the Daily Air Quality Index, and the 'Know & Respond' air quality alert service.

ECO Stars Dundee

ECO Stars  are free recognition schemes for operators of buses, coaches, vans, and trucks, and taxi and private hire vehicles.

Further Air Quality information

Detailed air quality information available on various Scottish, UK and European governmental, educational, independent and media websites. 

Frequently asked questions about Air Quality