The Environment Act 1995 requires us to periodically review and assess whether the air quality standards, as set out in the National Air Quality Strategy, will be met across the District.
This section of the website deals with Animal Welfare and offers guidance to ensure the proper care, management and handling of animals.
The Environmental Health Team is responsible for carrying out the duties under the contaminated land strategy as well as advising on site investigation and remediation reports submitted though the planning and building control process
The Environmental Health team deal with enquiries about the quality of drinking water.
How to request access to environmental information held by the Council.
All households in the Rochford District are provided with three bins, including flats and parkland homes. One for compostables, one for recyclables and one for non-recyclables.
Information about pests and pests control in the District
Advice about which pesticides are safe for use and which are banned.
Information about the responsibilities of the Woodlands Team, hedgerow regulation and tree preservation orders